Skip to content

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

    Overall User Ratings

    112 Total User Reviews

    User Reviews

    1-5 of 98 Next»
    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    3/3/2017 1:00:39 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:

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    11/28/2016 3:52:13 PM

    Reviewer: Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    This has been my first week on this drug. I have got to say I had to go through a lot to just get the prescription. It is not hard to manage taking the meds. I am hopeful this is going to work. So far just dry skin. I am noticing a change in the texture and consistency of my outer layer of facial skin.

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    7/17/2016 9:41:20 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    7/11/2016 10:29:35 AM

    Reviewer: Stinger1024, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am a 71 year old white male. I have taken this medication for only 25 days so far. My acne is starting to recede. Initially it made it worse (Dr. told me it would}. Dry lips started two days ago and my eyes are feeling dry today as well. It has upset my stomach a few times. I hope to only be on it for 3 months. I could not find any information on persons in my age bracket so this is why I am pos ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Severe Difficult to Treat Nodular Acne
    4/20/2016 12:48:33 AM

    Reviewer: 808 pimple, 35-44 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been on claravis for 6 months and my acne have cleared. I had cystic acne and it has cleared. The only thing is that my lips got very dry, eyes were dry and inside of nose was so dry that it would bleed. When I used car ex for my lips throughout the day my lips were fine. Artificial tears for eyes and drinking lots of water helped. Also Vaseline inside my nostrils kept my nose from dry ... Show Full Comment

    1-5 of 98 Next»

    Ask the pharmacist

    Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
    See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

    Ask a Question

    Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

    disciplining a boy
    Types, symptoms, causes.
    fruit drinks
    Eat these to think better.
    bald woman smelling flowers
    Complementary therapies to ease symptoms.
    embarrassed woman
    Do you feel guilty after eating?
    diabetes highlighted
    4 early warning signs.
    birth control pills
    Which kind is right for you?
    Remember your finger
    Are you getting more forgetful?
    sticky notes on face
    10 tips to clear your brain fog.
    Close up of eye
    12 reasons you're distracted.
    Trainer demonstrating exercise for RA
    Exercises for your joints.
    Senior woman using diabetes test kit
    Each one takes 10 minutes or less.
    woman having a good day
    Revitalize your life.

    WebMD the app

    Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

    Find Out More
    IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

    The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

    Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.