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Isotretinoin Price and Pack Size

Isotretinoin Information

Isotretinoin Benefits & Uses

Isotretinoin is used to treat the following -

  1. Pimples Primary

Isotretinoin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Isotretinoin


Isotretinoin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Isotretinoin is used -

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  2. Nausea or vomiting
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  6. Hepatitis
  7. Pancreatic inflammation
  8. Hypercholesterolaemia
  9. Steven-johnsons syndrome
  10. Loss of appetite
  11. Erythema
  12. Back Pain Mild
  13. Muscle Ache Mild
  14. Musculoskeletal Pain (Bone, Muscle or Joint)
  15. Increased Liver Enzymes

Isotretinoin Related Warnings

Is the use of Isotretinoin safe for pregnant women?


Is the use of Isotretinoin safe during breastfeeding?


What is the effect of Isotretinoin on the Kidneys?


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Severe Interaction of Isotretinoin with Other Drugs

Isotretinoin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Isotretinoin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Isotretinoin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Hearing Loss
  3. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  4. Depression
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Diabetes
  7. Osteoporosis

Frequently asked Questions about Isotretinoin

Is this Isotretinoin habit forming or addictive?

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


Is it safe?

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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Isotretinoin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Isotretinoin


Interaction between Alcohol and Isotretinoin


Isotretinoin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 6 months पहले

Does Isotretinoin causes dry skin?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Yes, Isotretinoin causes dryness of skin but only in few cases. It is a known side effect of this drug. For mild dryness, you can use petroleum jelly for moisturization. If you experience excessive dryness of the skin after using this drug, then consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Isotretinoin increase weight?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS, General Physician

No, Isotretinoin does increases weight. There are no reports of weight gain after taking this drug. If you experience any unusual weight gain after taking this drug, then consult it with your doctor.

सवाल 10 months पहले

What is Isotretinoin?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD, Pulmonology

Isotretinoin is a brand name of isotretinoin and it comes in different dosage forms such as a tablet, capsule, and cream as well. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs called acne agents. It is used for the treatment of acne (severe recalcitrant nodular acne). When no other treatment works for acne then this medicine is given.

सवाल 8 months पहले

How long can I safely take Isotretinoin?

Dr. Om Shah MBBS, General Physician

Take Isotretinoin as advised by your doctor. Usually, it is taken for a duration of 15 to 20 weeks. Do not take the drug longer than prescribed. This drug comes with its own advantages and disadvantages. This drug should not be taken or applied by pregnant ladies at any cost. This drug can prove very fatal for the unborn fetus.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Does Isotretinoin cause irritation?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS, General Physician

Isotretinoin causes skin irritation in a few cases. This occurs very rarely. If you experience excessive irritation of skin after using this drug, then consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

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