Accutane vs Doxycycline

Accutane
Doxycycline
Other name: Isotretinoin Isotretinoin
Other name: Doxycycline Hyclate Doxycycline Hyclate
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Acne
2.5
Concern level
3.1
Helpfulness
for Acne
1.9
Concern level
3.0
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UTI
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Syphilis
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Prescribing mode:
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Accutane (generic name: isotretinoin) is a medication derived from vitamin A and is used to treat severe acne. It is very effective but has significant side effects. Monthly blood ...
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Doxycycline International Nonproprietary Name is a member of the tetracycline antibiotics group, and is commonly used to treat a variety of infections. Doxycycline is a semisynthetic tetracycline invented and clinically developed in the early 1960s by P...
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Top Concerns
Acc
Dry Lips
7
Tiredness
4
Itching
4
Joint Pain
4
Headaches
4
Chapped Lips
3
Peeling
3
Allergy
3
Dry Eyes
3
Flushing
3
Top Concerns
Dox
Nausea
8
Depression
6
Fever
5
Dizziness
3
Dry Eyes
3
Joint Pain
3
Stomach Problems
2
Sun Sensitivity
2
Tingling
2
Candida
2
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Dry Lips
Acc
Dox
7
0
Tiredness
Acc
Dox
4
0
Itching
Acc
Dox
4
0
Joint Pain
Acc
Dox
4
3
Headaches
Acc
Dox
4
0
Chapped Lips
Acc
Dox
3
0
Peeling
Acc
Dox
3
0
Allergy
Acc
Dox
3
0
Dry Eyes
Acc
Dox
3
3
Flushing
Acc
Dox
3
0
Nausea
Dox
Acc
8
0
Depression
Dox
Acc
6
0
Fever
Dox
Acc
5
0
Dizziness
Dox
Acc
3
0
Dry Eyes
Dox
Acc
3
3
Joint Pain
Dox
Acc
3
4
Stomach Problems
Dox
Acc
2
0
Sun Sensitivity
Dox
Acc
2
0
Tingling
Dox
Acc
2
0
Candida
Dox
Acc
2
0
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About Accutane
Isotretinoin, International Nonproprietary Name, is a medication used mostly for cystic acne, however, it is also employed for a number of cancers and a few severe skin conditions. It was first developed to be used as a chemotherapy medication for the t...
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About Doxycycline
Doxycycline International Nonproprietary Name is a member of the tetracycline antibiotics group, and is commonly used to treat a variety of infections. Doxycycline is a semisynthetic tetracycline invented and clinically developed in the early 1960s by P...
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