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Condition: Acne
1/5/2009 2:19:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The first 2 weeks that i took this medicine that my dermetologist perscribed for me, my face cleared up. However, i have been on this medication for a month now and my face has gotten as worse as it has ever been. I have huge pimples on my face that are red and sore. I have stopped taking this medicine now.

Condition: Acne
1/2/2009 6:34:37 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ended up in the hospital. Have all the severe rare problems. cant find a solution to help clear up these problems.

Condition: Acne
12/23/2008 11:55:04 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
i have taken solodyn for 3 months about a year ago because that was the time frame recommended by my doctor. Although it helped alot in that 3 month frame, it worsened about 2 weeks after i stopped taking the medication. About a year later, i started taking solodyn again. This time i took it for about 4 to 5 months straight. I just came home for winter break about a week ago and felt extremely tir ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
12/22/2008 12:15:06 PM

Reviewer: Mytitan, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This is the first Acne Medication I have tried. I have had no new outbreaks, but I am also taking the Duac topical cream. Side effects I am experiencing are mild headaches,dizziness and a racing heart. It's hard to tell if the good results are from Solodyn or Duac.

Condition: Acne
11/24/2008 6:12:15 PM

Reviewer: Jenny R, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I don't know why anyone would take this drug over the alternatives! It causes severe CNS (central nervous system) side effects! You should not opperate a car while taking it because of vertigo...hello?? Why not take Doryx, it is a much safer drug and does the trick as well! Not to mention Solodyn costs over $600 a month -- Medicis is doing some clever marketing to make patients think they can ... Show Full Comment

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