Were you looking for information about Accutane? Acutane is a common misspelling of Accutane.
Accutane® (isotretinoin) is a medication licensed to treat severe nodular acne that has not responded well to other treatments. This prescription medication comes in the form of a capsule and is typically taken twice a day. A few of the common side effects seen with Accutane include dry skin, hearing problems, and depression. Before starting treatment, make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any existing medical conditions or any other medicines you are taking (including vitamins and herbal supplements).
(For more information, click Accutane. This article offers an overview of how Accutane works, dosing guidelines, and general precautions. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)