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Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
8/16/2015 12:23:38 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After years of oral and topical antibiotics, I was still battling acne. Continued flares were painful as well as unsightly. The first four weeks I did experience a lot of dryness and outbreaks. My dermatologist prescribed a steroid during this time period that helped with the transition. I am into my 4th month and experiencing much clearer skin and less dryness. So pleased to finally be getting ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
5/3/2015 5:58:46 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My skin is sooooo dry! hopefully the end result is worth it!

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
10/29/2014 10:21:25 PM

Reviewer: Stacia, 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:
Best thing I've ever tried! So glad my doctor put me on this! Acne is so embarrassing, Now I can see my beautiful skin!! :)

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
9/27/2014 9:51:03 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
9/8/2014 11:04:45 PM

Reviewer: ashley3, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This is my second round of Accutane and I began with 20mg Absorbica the first month, 40mg Absorbica the second month, and they have me on 60mg Zenatane currently in my third month. I was experiencing mild side effects from Absorbica, mainly just dry lips but when I began Zenatane my skin became very dry and fragile. I was itchy from my dry skin and when I would scratch myself I would feel a burnin ... Show Full Comment

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