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Condition: Acne
4/6/2015 7:15:39 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It has been very effective for me. I always take it on a full stomach and don't face any of the usual side effects that people complain about like nausea and stomach pains.

Condition: Acne
3/11/2015 10:36:00 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My acne started when i was 13. I had little bumps on my forehead and sometimes cysts too. I used epiduo for a year but that didnt world so later this year i started to take this drug.At first it didn't work but then by the 6th week i started to see results. I had to stop because the nausea and lack of energy i had was absolutely terrible, even though I always made sure to eat this on a full s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
3/7/2015 2:04:45 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
If taken without food, it will make you sick. I have taken it for about a month. Recently I am having trouble swallowing and I am having much discomfort in my upper abdomen.

Condition: Acne
1/24/2015 10:44:39 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I can definitely see a difference from not using it, but I have learned you have got to take it with food on your stomach, because if not it makes you sick. My pimples are not getting as big as they use to and they don't last as long.

Condition: Acne
12/14/2014 12:05:19 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had an acne problem for about 5 years used everything possible which would work for awhile and then it would stop, decided to to to the dermatologist and she gave me this along with some topical creams. I have been using Doxycycline for 3 weeks,I still get break outs but they do go away faster and much smaller then usual. The doctor did say can get worse(hope not), cause dry skin which i am ... Show Full Comment

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