I started on 40 mg a day, then 80 mg and 40 mg alternating days, then 80 mg a day, then 120 mg once a week with 80 mg the other days. I was on it for 6 months, plus one extra to get rid of the scars and marks.
Hi, my name is Alexa D'Orazio and I am 17 years old. I started accutane when I was 16. My acne had come and gone and had gradually gotten worse as I aged. I first got acne when I was 11 or 12. Some people made fun of me, but it didn't really affect me. I wore a bit of make-up to cover it, but that would make it look like skin colored bumps. My acne was sort of cystic. I was tired of looking in the mirror and feeling oil and gross bumps that hurt. Some products worked before, but it was like my s