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Pains, Pains, Pains

Day 11, 23rd pill 30 mg twice a day I CAN'T SLEEEEEEP!! Well, not always, but it's is difficult for me to fall asleep. I used to go to bed around 10 to 11 with no probs, but now? im up and wide awake till probably 2 or 3. and I still manage to wake up around 7!! I feel like a zombi rest of the day. Joint and Muscle aches. Gosh, I never knew walking up the stairs or studying can be so tough. My joints, especially my elbow shoulder and ankles are sore. I was holding up my head with my ha

sapdorii

sapdorii

06/08/10

 

Unusual symptoms? What's going on?

Day 8, 17th pill 30 mg twice a day I am kind of getting used to this stuff. Getting used to carrying around chapstick wherever i go, getting used to random joint sores.. For last lakers finals (yeah they won!!), i went out to a bar and had a glass of wine. Last night, i went out and had a shot of sake.. I am not sure if I should even be drinking on Accutane, but limiting my drinks to one glass and shot is ok I think. Let me know if you're on it and have drank or not drank. Here are m

sapdorii

sapdorii

06/05/10

 

So the Symptoms begin...

Day 5, 11th pill 30mg twice a day I am guessing that day 5 is the day the symptoms begin because I am experiencing them today. Here are the ones I've noticed. Dry lips. It wasn't until yesterday that I started getting dryer lips. My lips aren't just dry, it is starting to flake and break. Ouch! But it is not too bad yet. It is kind of leathery.. I am preparing for the worst. I got blistex? (the red medicated one) and I use it with Carmex lip conditioner in those squeeze tubes. I

sapdorii

sapdorii

06/03/10

 

Beginning...

It's been 4 days since I've started Claravis a.k.a. Isotretinoin or Accutane. I am on 30mg twice a day totaling my dosage to 60mg a day. Before I get into how I am feeling on the drug, I think it's important for you to understand my history of acne and the specifics about my body so that it might make my experience more relatable to you. Current Age: 21 Sex: female Ethnicity: Asian First signs of Acne: 12 or 13 years old When it got bad: Maybe 3-4 years ago Current weight

sapdorii

sapdorii

06/02/10

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