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Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
10/12/2008 8:12:03 PM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
While it clearewd up my son's acne beautifully, he had a full blown seizure while on this medication. He had never had a seizure before and has not had once since we have taken him off the medication. It was definitely not worth it to us.

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
9/22/2008 1:44:30 PM

Reviewer: just a mom, Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
my son starting taking this at 17 we tried everything for more than 2 years and thounds later he used it for 6months and it did wonders for him inside and out he wasnt hateful or hard to deal with at all i would tell all parents to try it for thier kids sake but just watch them close for all the side affects because they can be bad

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
6/2/2008 6:03:04 PM

Reviewer: 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:
This has been AMAZING! I've tried every type of oral medication you could imagine for my face and this is the only one ive seen improvement in. I've only been taking this for less than a month and almost EVERYTHING is gone. Despite the dry lips, peeling skin, and noticable mood changes this is definetly worth it. If nothing has worked for you yet definetly try this, you won't regret it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
3/11/2008 12:44:18 PM

Reviewer: sunshine11131993, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My 14 year old son has became very irritable and aggressive. He has only been taking the RX for 2 months. It is not worth it to us.

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
2/20/2008 8:21:36 PM

Reviewer: diva90210, 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:
THANK GOD!!!!! something finally has worked on my cystic chin acne. I have spent $$$$$ in the past and I hate that I waited to do this. So worth it. For dry lips, I use carmex and for dry nose, I use a saline gel called "Ayr". Works well. I hate the need le poke every month but sooo worth it. Have all the confidence oin the world now. Took about 6 weeks to notice results. I use she butte ... Show Full Comment

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