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    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

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    9/25/2014 10:23:12 AM

    Reviewer: MsPinky, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Been on it for over a month. Skin is clearing up and becoming tigher and smoother. Blood work OK. Only side effects I have had is dry lips which just feel like they were sunburned. Face skil flaking a bit. But still use my Clairsonic Mia facial brush. Have had tingling and numbness on the left side of my mouth and my left arm. Severe ringing in my ears but I already had that, it has just in ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    7/15/2014 4:06:40 PM

    Reviewer: Danielle H, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Overall, taking Accutane (Claravis) was a journey. I will start by saying I am not a dramatic person, and I will try to be as objective as possible while being descriptive. Side effects: -Lip dryness (and extension of sores horizontally) -Fatigue (I am not a napper, and could take three hour naps during finals and sleep fine that night) -Dry eyes (I had an eye infection caused by dryness) ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    8/7/2013 7:10:56 PM

    Reviewer: patience is a virtue., 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I am a 26 year old female that has experienced deep, painful cystic acne since age 13. I had no problem dealing with the inconvience or unattractiveness of my acne until this last year when my skin became so sensitive to the touch that putting sunscreen on my back was excruciatingly painful. I had up till this point tried every topical ointment, cleanser and oral antibiotic. I tried every diet alt ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    7/28/2013 11:48:45 PM

    Reviewer: 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:
    I was not really nervous to start Claravis but more eager than ever to try it! I have had acne since high school and although it wasn't the worst acne, I still suffered from self esteem issues because of it. I tried just about everything like everyone else. I had enough when I was papering for my wedding and I couldn't handle acne and what could possibly show up on my wedding day, so I ... Show Full Comment

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