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

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Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
11/25/2015 1:00:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm a 22 year-old male and I've been taking 1 40mg tablet twice daily for about a month now. The amount of acne has so far decreased a fair amount, as well, I've only seen only a handful of new pimples form - these pimples now form, harden and disappear in a matter of days when it used to take 1 week +, they are also not as large as before I began treatment. As far as side effects, my ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
9/30/2015 8:36:18 AM

Reviewer: RyanTF, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
In short, I am not getting any new acne which is fantastic, but there is a lot of scarring on my back from dealing with deep cystic and nodular acne for so long. It was my fault for not going this route sooner. So I'm glad I took Claravis, but it was no picnic. My biggest symptoms were burning dry/red eyes, super chapped lips, and hair loss. I've never been on any sort of hard prescription ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
7/1/2015 3:57:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am finally acne free. I will still get the occasional small pimple but nothing like I used to get. I also struggled with cystic acne. Now if I get a pimple it is gone by the next day. I did not get fully clearly until a month after I finished Claravis. I was on Claravis for 5 months.

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
4/6/2015 7:22:29 PM

Reviewer: TXforever14, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am a 23 yr old female and today I start my second round of Claravis. I had amazing success the first round, but unfortunatly may acne came back about 8 months after being off the medications. Of course I had cracked/dry lips and dry skin, but I already had dry skin to start. but the worst and most frightening thing is I had crying spills and panic attacks for NO REASON. I have always been super ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
3/31/2015 2:43:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Hello, I'm an 18 your old male and I just started taking Claravis about two weeks ago. I've been put on a treatment for 5-6 months. As of now, I can see some minor results, but that's just because I started to weeks ago. My dermatologist said that usually after a month or two is when you truly start to see the results. I've never experienced anything like this before so I'm in ... Show Full Comment

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