I'm 23 and have been struggling with acne forever

Patient : I'm 23 and have been struggling with acne forever and I'm absolutely sick of it. I'm on Ortho Tri-Cyclinde for birth control. I'm been researching accutane, how would that work?
Doctor :   Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor. Accutane contains retinoic acid group drug. It is often used in the treatment of ac ne not responding to the antibiotics like azithromycin/ doxycycline. It acts by destroying the sebaceous glands which are responsible for producing acne. I advise my patients to take this drug at night time after meals. Along with it, take plenty of water. Do not pop out the acne. I hope this helps. Take care.

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