But, bad outcomes are a reality. I have chronic back pain, as well as other joint pain, especially hips and knees. He told us he had allowed Accutane for his own children…words almost verbatim as used by my LASIK surgeon prior to my surgery.
Also, I am extremely fatigued literally all the time. The main reason I was put on accutane is from the severe scarring I was getting from my acne. Everyone wants to look as good as they can, but 7 — 8 pimples on your face is not a good reason to take such a strong drug, instead use BP everyday, and keep your skin clean.
I was given a high dosage to start with which I think contributed to the raised levels. I so hope that you will recover from the drug completely. And i know many many people who said it saved them too.
Actually, there is a sanatorium in Germany that offers therapies for people suffering from BDD.
Isotretinoin can cause pain in your bones, joints, muscles, and ligaments. I hope there are other alternatives. Meanwhile, the blisters were getting bigger. He also used to get red flashes behind his eyes but that was not at the end, it was a while before the pain became so excruciating. What kinds of subtle effects do they cause to our unborn children after coming off the drug?
Listen to your body.
The drug works for severe cystic acne, providing long-lasting and sometimes complete reduction of acne for 85 percent of patients, according to the American Academy of Dermatology.
My whole life has flipped upside down and that all started about years after stopping the Accutane. I posted a while back about the beginning of my experience with accutane.
Anyway, after a while, I decided to test my food intolerances with a naturopath and discovered that I was allergic to gluten, dairy and eggs. Or you are just pure bastards who have no sympathy for people who went through real sufferings. I had been bullied and harrassed for years, my self-esteem was in the toilet. Just something to think about. Hi, I took 2 courses of Accutane, several months each, years ago.
We appreciate your helpful feedback! My dad had oily hair… I remember that because I would smell his pillow and I could smell the oil on it… It stunk. Edited May 13, by Max. Its kind of crazy for me cause to hear someone else who went through the same thing as me is crazy.
A oral retinoid very similar to Isotretinoin.