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What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your Accutane as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Available Strengths

Accutane capsules used to come in the following strengths:
  • Accutane 10 mg
  • Accutane 20 mg
  • Accutane 40 mg.


However, the manufacturer decided to stop making this medication. Generic versions (sold under the names Amnesteem™, Claravis™, and Sotret®) are still available. 


Is There a Generic Version of Accutane?

Currently, this medication is available in generic form (see Generic Accutane for more information).
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