A study for a 28 year old man who takes Accutane - from FDA reports


1,985 males aged 28 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 28 year old male patient who has Acne. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On May, 18, 2017

1,985 males aged 28 (±5) who takes Accutane are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Accutane for a 28-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 28
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Acne
  • Drugs taken:
    • Accutane (isotretinoin)
  • Side effects: Gynecomastia

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Gynecomastia: 0 (0% of males aged 28 (±5) who take the drug)

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Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Acne (1,055 people, 53.15%)
  • Acne Cystic (96 people, 4.84%)
  • Headache (27 people, 1.36%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (16 people, 0.81%)
  • Migraine (15 people, 0.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Erythromycin (40 people, 2.02%)
  • Prednisone (39 people, 1.96%)
  • Minocin (39 people, 1.96%)
  • Retin-A (37 people, 1.86%)
  • Ibuprofen (36 people, 1.81%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (1,005 people, 50.63%)
  • Ulcerative Colitis (843 people, 42.47%)
  • Depression (642 people, 32.34%)
  • Crohn's Disease (626 people, 31.54%)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (414 people, 20.86%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Gynecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, depression, enlarged prostate, high blood pressure, bipolar ii disorder (latest reports from 104 Gynecomastia patients).

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