Pharmaceutical Classification: Acne Treatment
Dosage Form: 50 x 20mg
Dosage: 20 - 40mg per day, with treatment typically lasting 4-6 months
Pharmacokinetics and Indications: Accutane (Isotretinoin) was originally marketed by Hoffmann-La Roche with the purpose of treating severe cystic acne and acne that has not responded to other treatments. It is widely used by Bodybuilders to stop Acne which is a common side effect of prolonged AAS usage. It is recommended that Accutane is taken with a high fat meal which helps to aid absorption.