Roaccutane is a Vitamin A deriverative used for the treatment of acne. Roaccutane comes in a capsule and is usually taken once a day. It remains as the most effective and potent method to treat severe cases of acne. This treatment is restricted for use by Specialist Dermatologist.
- Roacuttane/ Orataneis also known as isotretinoin. It is a derivative of Vitamin A
- This medication remains as the optimal treatment for severe acne
- Roaccutane/ Oratane is 99% effective in the treatment of acne, 80% of patients will have long term cure of their acne after only one course of this medication
- The duration of treatment depends on the severity of acne, and the patient’s body weight. Most courses last between 6-12 months.