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prescribing accutane who can?

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can a general pracitioner prescribe accutane or does A DERM HAVE TO? my derm has recommended it in the past but i havent tried it instead have tried other meds so i am wondering my gp who i see for my acne can he prescribe accutane? or do i have to do the long wait to see the derm. i am in australia but would like to know what the situation is in other countries too thanks

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here in the uk only the derm can prescribe it unfortunately, and you can only pick it up from the hospital

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im 26 and i hope i can get it i go overseas friday so am hoping to get a script before then fingers crossed hopefully the derm secreatary is understanding i think being away would be good for an initial breakout

what do youm think?

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