Accutane side effects by duration, gender and age - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Side effects are reported by people who take Accutane. Common side effects include colitis ulcerative among females and colitis ulcerative among males.

The phase IV clinical study is created by eHealthMe based on 32,004 reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.



On Aug, 11, 2022

32,004 people who take Accutane and have side effects are studied.


What is Accutane?

Accutane has active ingredients of isotretinoin. It is often used in acne. eHealthMe is studying from 32,884 Accutane users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

Number of Accutane reports submitted per year:

Accutane side effects.

Accutane side effects by time on the drug *:

Click here to view

Accutane side effects by gender *:

Click here to view

Accutane side effects by age *:

Click here to view

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Accutane?

Personalize this study to your gender and age

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.



Related publications that referenced our studies

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on isotretinoin (the active ingredients of Accutane) and Accutane (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered.

Related studies

Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Accutane:

Common Accutane side effects:

All Accutane side effects from A to Z:

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).

WARNING, DISCLAIMER, USE FOR PUBLICATION

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only. Our phase IV clinical studies alone cannot establish cause-effect relationship. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Recent studies on eHealthMe: