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Accutane

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8.2  Effectiveness
5.2  Side Effects
7.4  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 5 Accutane side effects and 3 Accutane benefits.

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Treatment Information
The generic name of Accutane is isotretinoin. This drug is used in the treatment of acne.
Inactive ingredients of Accutane are beeswax, butylated hydroxyanisole, edetate disodium, hydrogenated soybean oil flakes, hydrogenated vegetable oil and soybean oil.
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About Accutane
The generic name of Accutane is isotretinoin. This drug is used in the treatment of acne. Inactive ingredients of Accutane are beeswax, butylated hydroxyanisole, edetate disodium, hydrogenated soybean oil flakes, hydrogenated vegetable oil and soybean oil.
About Isotretinoin
Isotretinoin (INN) (IPA) is a medication used for the treatment of severe acne. It is sometimes used in prevention of certain skin cancers. It is a retinoid i.e. it is derived from vitamin A and is found in small quantities naturally in the body. Oral isotretinoin is marketed under various trade names, most commonly Accutane (Roche), Amnesteem (Mylan), Claravis (Barr), Sotret (Ranbaxy), or Roaccutane (Roche) or NetLook (Delta Pharma) while topical isotretinoin is most commonly marketed under the trade names Isotrex or Isotrexin (Stiefel).

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