2 patient evaluations for Isotretinoin

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May 1, 2012 (Started Dec 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for acne)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness, nosebleeds, loss of energy, depressed mood, dizziness with nausea, headaches, social anxiety, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 2, 2011 (Started Dec 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for acne)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness, nosebleeds, loss of energy, depressed mood, dizziness with nausea, headaches, social anxiety, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 26, 2010 (Started Jul 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for acne breakout)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for skin problems)
  • Side effects
    Severe (anger, rage)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My face was clearing up. and unexpected was very angry and at time voilet, headaches nand more body aches.... and my sugar was increased. So Dr. said I needed to stop....
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: anger, rage

  • 0 helpful marks
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