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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of acitretin Oral.

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11 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Severe Psoriasis that is Resistant to Treatment
6/25/2014 9:37:02 AM

Reviewer: mur, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My lips peel, hurt, my hair is falling out, my feet are peeling but my psoriasis is gone!

Condition: Severe Psoriasis that is Resistant to Treatment
2/14/2014 9:42:31 PM

Reviewer: darwinian, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Severe psoriasis, from head to toes! Into the 4th month of taking this drug (phototherapy failed) have ongoing dry lips and occasional dry skin on soles of feet but otherwise all is good, skin has cleared up, can now wear shorts and short sleeved tops!!

Condition: Severe Psoriasis that is Resistant to Treatment
12/9/2013 5:06:37 PM

Reviewer: gsander4, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This drug has cleared my psoriasis up significantly. Especially on my hands which I was embarrassed to be seen in public. I have been experiencing hair shedding, dry lips and skin overall.

Condition: Severe Psoriasis that is Resistant to Treatment
10/7/2011 9:32:40 PM

Reviewer: Outlaw52, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been using this drug off and on since 1999. My psoriasis was so severe I was embarrassed to be out in public. Within months, my psoriasis cleared enough for me to be confident about being among people. The only side effect has been loss of hair but it has been localized to the top back of the head the same as any balding man. No problem at all since the drug gave me my life back. Never have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Psoriasis that is Resistant to Treatment
10/18/2009 9:56:42 AM

Reviewer: dawg103147, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was just suggested to try this medication. Am VERY concerned about the side effects.Don't want to lose my hair or any of the other stuff.

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