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Condition: Acne
5/18/2015 1:48:48 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Started taking this about a month ago after trying all kinds of acne products with no success. This pill has nearly eliminated all of my problems. This has been by far the best treatment I have tried. I did not need to see any specialist to get this prescribed. My normal doctor recommended it before I tried another dermatologist and this has worked wonders for me. If taken on an empty stomach t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
5/4/2015 5:13:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm 15 years old and I have been suffering from bad acne since I was 12. About 3 months ago my dermatologist prescribed me this pill, and I must say its been pretty effective. I wont say that it gets rid of your acne right away, but it prevents new ones from coming in and if I do get a pimple every once a month it is not as visible or irritating. One thing to be sure of though is NOT to take i ... Show Full Comment

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.

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