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Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
12/2/2007 9:21:36 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Iam disappointed with my results. My acne returned about 6 months after I finished treatment.What a waste of time and money!!!!!!!!!!

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
12/1/2007 2:37:20 PM

Reviewer: kimberlina25, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I took it for 6 months, yes, the acne went away, but in its place I had incredibly dry, dry skin. i felt like a snake shedding its skin, i don't know what was more embarrassing, the acne or the severe dry skin.

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
11/26/2007 1:01:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had no idea that this medication could cause hair loss. Hair loss was not mentioned by my Dr. and I did not see it anywhere in the literature. It's been 2 months since I completed the treatment and my hair is falling out by the handfuls. All of the side effects were almost too hard, but I stuck with it until the end. I hope that I don't end up bald and acne free. Also, I had mood s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
11/23/2007 6:26:38 PM

Reviewer: TWATE9@AOL.COM, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I TOOK THE FULL 6 MONTH COURSE MAX DOSAGE. 5 YEARS LATER MY HAIR IS STILL FALLING OUT BUT MY ACNE IS GONE UNTILL RECENTLY I HAVE MILD ACNE.

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
11/16/2007 11:20:39 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The overall benefit of the this drug far surpasses the side effects and discomfort gone through during the treatment.

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