Oratane is taken for: Acne

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Taken for: Acne, Cystic Acne
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Isotretinoin, International Nonproprietary Name, is a medication used mostly for cystic acne, however, it is also employed for a numb...
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Oratane for Acne
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We found 773 discussions
Post from
www.acne.org
im on oratane 30mg too. Ive been on it for nearly a month...
" ...im on oratane 30mg too. Ive been ...month and just lately the blackheads on my nose see... "

Post from
www.topix.com
on Oratane for nearly 6 months. I have had the dry lips and...
" ...been on Oratane for nearly 6 months. I have had the dry lips and skin and haven't had any new pimples come through... "

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www.topix.com
oratane this is my 5 month using it my pimple has cleared...
" ...oratane this is my 5 month using it my pimple has cleared ...i still have scars w... "

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www.topix.com
ten days of taking oratane my face seem to be clearing...
" ...first ten days of taking oratane my face seem to be clearing up , suddenly a month later , I have had a break out of loads of pimples... "

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www.topix.com
ask your \"doctor\" to prescribe oratane for you or does...
" ...prescribe oratane for you or does he have to see the need for it and is it costly? I have tried everything and none of them worked.I've... "

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www.topix.com
weeks ,still getting breakouts which is really depressing me...
" ...Oratane for 6 weeks ,still getting breakouts which is really depressing me my lips ...a lot my body aches and I'm just tired all the time. What's more depressing is th... "

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www.topix.com
guys last year I used Oratane for the period of six months...
" hey guys last year I used Oratane for the period of six months I must say ...even asking me that I am sick or what, but after ...skin and I hardly get any pimples... "

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www.acne.org
similar to you.ive been on Oratane for 5 weeks...and right...
" im similar to you.ive been on Oratane for 5 weeks...and right now i have 3 pimples that are fresh (came up 2 day ). i read on this... "

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www.acne.org
bad acne for 5 yrs and now im on oratane so i gotta stop....
" ...if anyone can tell me which works betta. I cant help myself with popping and ive had bad acne for 5 yrs and now im on oratane so i gotta stop.... "

roaccutaine (or oratane). it really helped and all of...
" ...dermatologist...i went to one and they put me on this stuff called roaccutaine (or oratane). it really helped ...it works by drying out your skin wich just gets rid of all the oil ... "

Patient concerns with Oratane

We found 773 discussions
Post from
www.acne.org
im on oratane 30mg too. Ive been on it for nearly a month...
" ...im on oratane 30mg too. Ive been ...month and just lately the blackheads on my nose see... "

Post from
www.topix.com
on Oratane for nearly 6 months. I have had the dry lips and...
" ...been on Oratane for nearly 6 months. I have had the dry lips and skin and haven't had any new pimples come through... "

Post from
www.topix.com
oratane this is my 5 month using it my pimple has cleared...
" ...oratane this is my 5 month using it my pimple has cleared ...i still have scars w... "

Post from
www.topix.com
ten days of taking oratane my face seem to be clearing...
" ...first ten days of taking oratane my face seem to be clearing up , suddenly a month later , I have had a break out of loads of pimples... "

Post from
www.topix.com
ask your \"doctor\" to prescribe oratane for you or does...
" ...prescribe oratane for you or does he have to see the need for it and is it costly? I have tried everything and none of them worked.I've... "

Post from
www.topix.com
weeks ,still getting breakouts which is really depressing me...
" ...Oratane for 6 weeks ,still getting breakouts which is really depressing me my lips ...a lot my body aches and I'm just tired all the time. What's more depressing is th... "

Post from
www.topix.com
guys last year I used Oratane for the period of six months...
" hey guys last year I used Oratane for the period of six months I must say ...even asking me that I am sick or what, but after ...skin and I hardly get any pimples... "

Post from
www.acne.org
similar to you.ive been on Oratane for 5 weeks...and right...
" im similar to you.ive been on Oratane for 5 weeks...and right now i have 3 pimples that are fresh (came up 2 day ). i read on this... "

Post from
www.acne.org
bad acne for 5 yrs and now im on oratane so i gotta stop....
" ...if anyone can tell me which works betta. I cant help myself with popping and ive had bad acne for 5 yrs and now im on oratane so i gotta stop.... "

roaccutaine (or oratane). it really helped and all of...
" ...dermatologist...i went to one and they put me on this stuff called roaccutaine (or oratane). it really helped ...it works by drying out your skin wich just gets rid of all the oil ... "

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