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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Amnesteem oral.

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19 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
2/22/2012 9:44:08 AM

Reviewer: carrilis, 13-18 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My son took Amnesteen for 6 mos. Dosage was 60 mg. for the 1st 3 mos., then 80 mg. for the last 3 mos. I was very nervous in the beginning about the side effects - mainly the depression. He never had any issues with that. Early on he was rather irritable, but after the first month or so that went away. He had very dry/chapped lips and used chapstick endlessly throughout the day. Stock up! T ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
4/16/2011 5:05:40 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was so nervous about the poss. side effects of this but as a 40 year old, having acne was affecting my life everyday and I was willing to try it. I had VERY dry skin and chapped lips and dry nose the whole time but nothing I couldn't treat. I had some hip pain for about a week and at first worried it my continue, but it went away with time and motrin. I had a few headaches that were differen ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
9/25/2010 2:52:36 AM

Reviewer: Anonymous , 13-18 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm 14 years old, and have had sever acne since i was 10. I was prescribed this medication after nothing else had worked. In the beginning i had all of the basic side affects and some uncommon ones as well. After about 3 weeks, all of them had dissapeared besides chapped lips. Medication was easy to take (although easy to forget to take) and cleared all of my acne within 3 months and now it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
9/19/2010 11:25:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am on my 18th day and i have noticed DRAMATIC results. I have gotten many compliments. My skin is very dry though and i do have very chapped lips but the redness of my skin has gone away and i barely breakout anymore. My acne was pretty severe. I had tried everything (antibiotics, creams, gels, chemical peels, facials, etc.) I was very nervous about getting on this but i love it and recommend it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
3/27/2010 11:12:51 PM

Reviewer: tdavid6, 25-34 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 trying oral antibiotics,Ziana,Neo-Benz,and several OTC acne meds my dermatologist put me on Amnesteem.I read all of the literature and knew the risks.This has been the only medication that has cleared my skin.I am currently in my last month of treatment.I didn't start seeing results until month 3 (of a total 6 month treatment).But it has been steady and noticeable since then.I have more ... Show Full Comment

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