Jump to content
Acne.org
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
Daniel0202

Some Questions About Drinking Alcohol While On Accutane

Recommended Posts

Hello!

I have been on accutane around 2 weeks now. It's new year tomorrow, and i'm planning to drink.

What I was thinking was drinking like 4-6 beers. Is that too much? I think its 4.7% alcohol.

My doctor told me that I can drink beer and wine, but NOT liquor. And I asked him how much, and he told me as long as you don't drink two days in a row, you'll probably be fine.

And also - will I have a BAD breakout the day after? I'm not that aggresive in my face now like I was some days ago, and I really don't want it to be worse :(

What do you guys think? Will this ONE time be okay?

Regards,

Daniel :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I drank twice while on accutane. The first time I was okay, but felt the effects way faster than usual, and got the spins which usually doesn't happen. The second time I had 3 drinks and threw up the entire night. I have never had a problem holding my alcohol so that's strange for me. I don't drink ever now, it breaks my skin out even though I'm not on accutane. Each time I drank while on accutane I broke out like crazy afterwards with cysts as well as whiteheads.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes

×