Evaluation of Side Effects of Isotretinoin in 150 Patients with Acne Vulgaris


Karadag A. S. , Calka O., Akdeniz N.

TURKDERM-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY, vol.45, no.1, pp.37-42, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/turkderm.45.09
  • Title of Journal : TURKDERM-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.37-42

Abstract

Background and Design: Isotretinoin is commonly used and effective treatment for acne. It has various side effects affecting lots of systems in the body. Nowadays, new cases are being reported regarding these side effects, and the number of studies related with long-term results is insufficient. In this study, the results and side effects of isotretinoin treatment were evaluated.