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Accutane Update Week 7

Re-cap: taking amnesteem 40mg twice a day = 80mg/day 1. Never got another headache. 2. I do feel and have felt a bit more tired than usual. 3. My lips are not súper dry which I am shocked because 100% of the reviews i have read included major chapped lips. They are def drier than usual but most days I manage to apply it a few times and no Chapness really... 4. My eyes keep feeling dry but eye drops keep helping a lot. 5. I got a stupid breakout on my right jaw/neck line. I sw

Purple*cloud

Purple*cloud

03/12/14

 

5 Weeks On Accutane Headache

I took 40 mg a day for the first month, at the 1-month mark, my dosage was doubled. I am now taking amnesteem 80mg a day. On Friday night ( after three pills of the new dosage) I got a headache. It was really bad, I went to sleep and did not think much of it. Saturday I spent most of the day with the same headache that got better with ibuprofen and then it would be back. By Sunday night and after many ibuprofen pills, my headache was the worst. It was a throbbing pain, I was sensitive to

Purple*cloud

Purple*cloud

02/25/14

 

Clarisonic While On Accutane.

If you are thinking about using your clarisonic while on accutane, don't. I usually have very "sturdy" skin that is almost never sensitive from products, sun or "roughness". I had a dry patch on my cheek bone and though i know you have to be extra gentle while on accutane, I figured I'd try the clarisonic so I can get rid of that flaky area. Boy was that stupid!!!! After I used the clarisonic, I rinsed off my face and immediately noticed extreme sensitivity in that area. And that

Purple*cloud

Purple*cloud

02/22/14

 

1 Month Accutane Mark

Today concludes my first month on isotretinoin. I took amnesteem 20 mg twice a day (40 mg per day). My derm doubled the dosage. Now I will do 40 mg twice a day ( 80 mg per day) So far these have been my side effects. Some may or may not be caused by the drug. So, in ONE MONTH: - two or three headaches that have disappeared within minutes of taking ibuprofen (never take Tylenol). - going from super oily skin, to dryer skin which was nice and different. To now, really dr

Purple*cloud

Purple*cloud

02/21/14

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