Accutane

What it is like to be an Accutane success story

Photo: Imaxtree In my last essay, I talked about how continuing on Accutane made me feel like a complete failure. I had spent hours and hours carefully crafting a skincare routine that worked, but then hit a plateau and knew I would never really have clear skin until I was …

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Generic Accutane Zenatane Again Available For Severe Acne

Home ” New ” Generics news Dr. Reddy’s announced the re-launch of Zenatane (isotretinoin capsules) for the treatment of severe recalcitrant lumpy acne unresponsive to conventional treatment (eg, systemic antibiotics). Zenatane, a therapeutic equivalent of Accutane, is only approved for sale under a Special Restricted Distribution Program (iPLEDGE) approved by …

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Everything you need to know about starting Accutane

You’ve tried everything – expensive cleansers, benzoyl peroxide spot treatments, infomercial-approved Proactiv – and you look in the mirror wondering why none of it worked. Your acne has become a nagging problem and your only solace is a dimly lit room. And then your dermatologist recommends Accutane—one of the most …

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Study: Acne Medication Accutane May Not Depress Mood

New research suggests that the drug Accutane has no effect on mood. Photo by Kjerstin_Michaela / Pixabay For years, doctors have debated the safety of the acne drug more commonly known as Accutane, but new research suggests the drug does not increase the risk of depression in its users. “The …

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Chris Pine admits to using Accutane for his acne problems

When you’re a super famous, super handsome guy like Chris Pine, you have to think about a lot of things. How a recent frontal scene will exceed, perhaps, or if your banana bag looks silly. You know, normal things. And while it’s easy to assume that truly beautiful A-listers never …

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