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Condition: Acne
11/27/2014 11:01:20 PM

Reviewer: cas, 13-18 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking the medication for a little less than a month now. It seemed to be working, but very little. I would't wake up with any more acne so thats good, but just 2 days ago something has been happening. I have been getting severe hives. They itch and burn very bad and it is not tolerable at all. Easily the most pain I've ever experienced. I believe it is an allergic reaction to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
10/12/2014 3:22:43 PM

Reviewer: Bananas, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this medicine for almost 3 weeks now. The first week, I actually looked pretty good. I didn't get any new breakouts until a week ago, when I got my period. It was terrible! I have gotten a huge cyst on my chin and many smaller zits all around my lower face. My period has been gone for 4 days, but I am getting new pimples almost everyday. Just yesterday, I got another cystic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
9/8/2014 7:52:14 PM

Reviewer: Solodyne can cause vasculitis, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My daughter took 55mg solodyne for almost 2 years, it cleared her acne at first, then it would get worse if she discontinued solodyne. After a year and 1/2, she developed tingling in her hands and feet, a number of rashes, pain in her body. 3 trips to the er, a neurologist, a rheumatologist, and a muscle and nerve biopsy, she was diagnosed with vasculitis. This drug was the culprit and it almos ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
7/15/2014 1:57:58 PM

Reviewer: Brandon, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Only take the medicine a couple times a week. It seems to immediately clear up my acne but when i drink alcohol the same day i take the medicine, i get mildly confused.

Condition: Acne
6/20/2014 7:47:53 PM

Reviewer: loluv, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I took Solodyn for about 3 months and it made such a difference. Before i took this i would wake up with a new pimple everyday. i will admit that this pill did not start working until the last month i was taking it. but it was so worth it. i can finally stop worrying about having to wear makeup to even go to the gas station. i am so much more confident. i just got off of it for about 4 days now an ... Show Full Comment

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