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Week 2 - Accutane & Spironolactone

Week 2! 05/09/13 - DAY 8 A little oily today when I woke up. Pimples are still raised and inflamed, one is coming to a whitehead. Lips are getting dryer quicker but nothing too uncomfortable and eyesight still isn't 100%. Felt dizzy before bed. Have noticed 'dead' feelings in my legs/arms when lying down. 'Pins & Needles' also. Took Oratane at 1PM and Aldactone the next morning around 7.30AM. 06/09/13 - DAY 9 Still felt a little dizzy this morning but better. I woke up to 8 pi

Jane C

Jane C



Week 1 - Accutane & Spironolactone

First week update on how I'm going! I am on both Accutane 10mg and Spironolactone 100mg for hormonal acne and scarring. 29/08/13 - DAY 1 Took Oratane at 12PM with food. Aldactone at 9.30PM before bed. Had a migraine but could be from a busy day at work. Woke up at 3AM to go to the toilet. Woke up at 6 to again go to the toilet. Interrupted sleep which is unusual. Face is clear at the moment. 30/08/13 - DAY 2 Woke up to a slightly red face. Awkward/Sore feeling in my nostrils. I

Jane C

Jane C



Pre-Accutane & Spironolactone - Day 1

Pre-Accutane & Spironolactone - Day 1 I am a 19 y/o female from Australia. I am suffering with hormonal acne mainly on my cheeks & jawline and also scarring. I also have a problem with Hirsutism (excessive hair). I had severe acne on my face and back when I was 14 years old which the pill Brenda and topical Clindamycin combated up until now it has returned only on my face again. 5 months ago I was prescribed Doxycycline for 3 months, which actually flared up my acne and made it wor

Jane C

Jane C


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