What can you not take with Accutane?

What can you not take with Accutane?

Tell your doctor if you’re taking these medicines before you start treatment with isotretinoin capsules:

  • supplements that contain vitamin A.
  • tetracycline antibiotics such as doxycycline, oxytetracycline, minocycline, and lymecycline.
  • other acne medicines (using both together may make skin irritation worse)

Can you do drugs on Accutane?

A total of 104 drugs are known to interact with Accutane (isotretinoin), categorized as 19 major, 85 moderate, and 0 minor interactions.

Can you take Accutane while on antidepressants?

No interactions were found between Accutane and Zoloft.

Can I take antibiotics while on Accutane?

You should NOT take any tetracycline, Doxycycline or Minocycline while you are taking Accutane Other antibiotics such as Penicillin, Erythromycin, Bactrim, Z-packs, etc., are compatible with Accutane.

Can I take ibuprofen while on Accutane?

We have always advised against the use of Tylenol while taking Accutane, and suggested the use of ibuprofen instead. However, during this pandemic, if you are on Accutane and need pain relief or a reduction in fever, DO NOT TAKE IBUPROFEN!

What painkillers can you take with Accutane?

Accutane Instruction Sheet Take only Motrin, Advil or ibuprofen for headaches or joint aches. Avoid Tylenol. Do not drink alcohol while taking Accutane.

Can you use niacinamide with Accutane?

Best sunscreen for Accutane users Additionally, Fishman says, β€œIt has zinc, which blocks UVA and UVB, and niacinamide which helps quell the redness you sometimes see with Accutane.”

Can I take Adderall with Accutane?

No interactions were found between Accutane and Adderall.

Can you take antidepressants with Accutane?

What medications should not be taken with Accutane?

Contact your doctor if you experience these side effects and they are severe or bothersome.

  • Although most of the side effects listed below don’t happen very often,they could lead to serious problems if you do not check with your doctor or seek medical attention.
  • Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:
  • Can I take my medications with Accutane?

    In general, we recommend patients avoid Vitamin A while on Accutane therapy. Your body is already receiving a large amount of this vitamin with the medication, and too much Vitamin A can cause increase your chances of dry skin and other side effects.

    Can you take ibuprofen while on Accutane?

    You can always check for drug interacrions by calling or going into your pharmacy! That applies to any drug, over the counter or not! Mine advised me that I could take ibuprofen but you should check for yourself depending on your Accutane brand, dose, etc.

    Can you take steroids while on Accutane?

    accutane. Steroid rosacea is possible. I suggest stopping all steroids, by cream or by mouth. Topical antibiotics like metronidazole may help. If you weren’t on Accutane, oral doxycycline might be useful, but you can’t take that while taking Accutane (which may itself help if you finish off the course and don’t use steroids any more.)