Active Ingredient: Isotretinoin
Important Tell your doctor straight away if you become depressed or think about ending your life while taking isotretinoin capsules.
You'll be asked by your doctor to follow strict rules to prevent pregnancy during treatment and for 1 month afterwards.
Read this card and the information leaflet that comes with your medicine before you start taking the capsules. Do not breastfeed while you're using isotretinoin capsules. This medicine can get into breast milk and harm your baby.
Important Do not take isotretinoin capsules if you think you're pregnant, you know you're pregnant, or if you're breastfeeding. Men and isotretinoin capsules Men can safely take isotretinoin capsules if they and their partner are trying for a baby, or their partner is pregnant.
Isotretinoin capsules don't seem to damage sperm.
Only tiny amounts of isotretinoin get into semen, which is too little to harm the unborn baby. Cautions with other medicines Some medicines and isotretinoin capsules can interfere with each other, and make it more likely that you'll have side effects.
Important Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you're taking any other medicines, including herbal remedies, vitamins or supplements.
Common questions How do isotretinoin capsules work? Isotretinoin capsules are only for severe acne.
Isotretinoin capsules help severe acne by reducing the amount of natural oil made by your skin so blocked pores are less likely. The medicine also kills the bacteria that cause acne, and relieves redness and soreness.
How long does it take to work? How long will treatment last? Low dose Doxycycline po has beneficial effects by a mechanism different from its antibacterial effects, it seems to have some anti-inflammatory effects!
Doxycycline is an antibiotic, not a vitamin.
It can not be a long-term oral medicine in treatment of rosacea. Children and young adolescent should not use doxycycline. Long-term oral Doxycycline in treatment of acne and rosacea can cause permanent graying or yellowing of the teeth not only in children younger than 8 years old, but also adolescent and young adult.
Plenty of Doxycycline side-effects can be listed here.
It is not seen in children and adolescents, so lt ls obvious that we use doxycycline in patients with rosasea usually older than 30 years not in children and adolescents.
Doctors use Doxycycline and tetracycline po to treat acne and rosacea without consider the pathogenesis of rosacea and acne, nor the side effect of these medicine.