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Hey, i'm 16, 135lbs. and 5'8... my doctor put me on... 40mg. once a day for a 3 month cycle... would this be considered a high?med?or low dosage? My acne isnt really the type that sticks out over the skin (Bumpy persay) so, would I have an inital breakout aswell?

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Hmm. Sounds about mid range to me. Ya know, you can never predict if youll have an initial breakout or not - but using a mild antibiotic may prevent that...you can talk to your derm about amoxycillin or azithromycin, which can both be used during the first month or so of tane.

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For 135 that's a relatively low dose.

You can't really prevent an initial breakout, but it'll be less devestating if take around 10-20mg a day...

An average dose for 135lbs is about 20mg first month. 40mg second. 60 third. 60 fourth.

Wouldn't go higher than 60, because side-effects = more risky.

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