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Thread: AGE LIMIT ON STARTING ACCUTANE?

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    Default AGE LIMIT ON STARTING ACCUTANE?

    Does anyone know at which age someone can start taking ACCUTANE is 16 years old enough.

    thanks in advance
    gerryc

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    i dont know much about accutane, but i have a friend who started taking it when she was 15 .. that was a couple years ago now, i dont know if they changed the regulations on it.. your dr would probablly be able to tell you

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    My son is 14 and just started taking it for acne. I have heard that it can stunt a childs grow. My son is 6' 2" so I'm not really worried about that.

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