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i just realized that i havent been taking many of my accutane pills with food. i would say that i take about 70% of my pills without food. im coming into my second month and my perscription was just upped. is this bad that im not taking it with food? will it not work as well or is it not essential? im definitly starting to from now on but should i be worried?? confused.gif

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The availabily of Accutane is greatly increased when taken with food, fatty foods in particular, according to Roche's study literature. I wouldn't be worried, you've just not been getting as full an effect as you could have been. So just take it with food from now on to get the most from your dosage.

The info is on page 6 of the general information document available in the following pdf on Roche's site. You must have an Acrobat reader installed to view it.


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