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Accutane out of the system

I've got a few questions.

First of all, in 3 days I'll be finishing my Accutane course.

I wanted to know how long does it usually take until the side effects vanish (I took40 mg for 10 months now)

Question number two: I read a few threads in here which kept me terrified...

Could accutane really stop my growth? Wtf? I asked my doctor 50 times about the side effects, Nobody told me this could happen! I didn't gain a single inch since I started taking the pill one year ago. Could such a small amount of Accutane mess up my entire growing process? I'm terrified! =(

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It's a documented side effect that Accutane can cause Ephyiseal Closures in young people who are not done growing, Toxicity to Vit A causes the same thing, which accutane is a derived from.

It has been known to cause severe bone problems since it came out on the market back in the 80's

You could always have a scan ordered to see if yours has closed up.



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