Accutane emerged to patients for treating acne that is severe that won't react to other medicines. Accutane is often a retinoid. It works by reducing skin oil production, changing the characteristics of your skin oil, and preventing abnormal hardening of your skin.
Use Accutane as directed because of your doctor.
Ask your doctor questions you may have about how exactly to utilize Accutane.
Store Accutane at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C). Store in a very tightly closed container. Store far from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Accutane out from the reach of youngsters and from pets.
Active Ingredient: Isotretinoin.
All medicines could potentially cause unwanted side effects, but a majority of everyone has no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with your doctor if all of these most popular unwanted side effects persist or become bothersome:
Abnormal growth of hair; abnormal skin sensations; bleeding and redness or swelling from the gums;alterations in menstrual flow; chapped lips; decreased tolerance to disposable lenses; dizziness; dry eyes and mouth; dry nose that will lead to nosebleeds; dry or peeling skin; fatigue; flushing; general body discomfort; hair loss; headache; itching; deficiency of energy; nervousness; respiratory tract infection; sleeplessness; sweating; temporary worsening of acne; voice changes.
Seek medical assistance right away if some of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness inside the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); bizarre, aggressive, or violent behavior; bowel pain; chest pain or pounding in the chest; dark urine; depression; difficult or painful swallowing; difficulty moving; excessive thirst or urination; fainting; fast heartbeat; fever; fractured or weak bones; the loss of hearing or ringing inside ears; increased pressure in the brain (pressure within the eye; nausea; vision changes; vomiting); joint or lumbar pain; leg swelling; muscle weakness with or without pain; nausea; new or worsening heartburn; rectal bleeding; red patches or bruises about the legs; difficulty breathing; seizures; severe birth defects; severe diarrhea; severe headache; skin infection; slurred speech; stomach pain or tenderness; stroke; stunted increase in children; sun sensitivity; swelling from the pancreas (fever; increased heartbeat; nausea; stomach tenderness; vomiting); swollen glands; thoughts of suicide; tightness in the lungs; vision changes; vomiting; weakness; yellowing on the skin or eyes.
Overdose symptoms may include headache, dizziness, vomiting, stomach pain, warmth or tingling under the skin, swelling with the lips, and loss of balance or coordination.
This is not a whole list of all unwanted side effects that could occur. If you might have queries about unwanted effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Accutane if:
Contact your physician or physician if any of these affect you.
Some health concerns may communicate with Accutane. Tell your physician or pharmacist for those who have any health concerns, especially if any in the following connect with you:
Some medicines may talk with Accutane. Tell your health care provider should you are taking another medicines, especially any from the following:
This will not be a complete report on all interactions that will occur. Ask your health care provider if Accutane may communicate with other medicines that you just take. Check with your medical provider before starting, stop, or change the dose associated with a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days