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What exactly does accutane do?

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Thanks but I've already been to those to links before. They don't really go into detail on what it does, just the side effects and precautions type stuff. I'm looking for detailed type stuff on what it does internally/externally.

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~ Accutane (Isotretinoin) decreases gland size in the skin.

~It also affects cell growth and reproduction.

~Isotretinoin decreases the amount of oil produced by the skin's sebaceous (oil) glands

~Isotretinoin isn't a permanent cure for acne, although it often buys time until nature clears your skin. Your skin may stay clear for months, even years, after isotretinoin is stopped

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