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Were you looking for information about Accutane? Accutaine is a common misspelling of Accutane.
People who have severe nodular acne may benefit from Accutane® (isotretinoin). This prescription medication is only approved for use when other acne treatments have failed. Although most people tolerate the medication well, side effects are possible. Some of the common side effects seen with this drug include hearing problems, depression, and dry skin. You should not use Accutane if you are pregnant or plan on becoming pregnant. Also, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of any other medical conditions you have or medicines you are taking before starting treatment.
(To read the full eMedTV article on this drug, click Accutane. This article further discusses how Accutane works, general dosing guidelines, and what to tell your healthcare provider prior to taking it. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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