Sentence Examples

  • Be warned, though, that vitamin A is potent and should not be taken in large doses; this is predominantly why it is available via prescription in the form of Retin-A and Accutane.
  • A pregnancy test is also required before each prescription can be refilled, right after you take your last dose of Accutane and 30 days after stopping the treatment.
  • Unfortunately, much is not known about the long-term effects of Accutane on the rest of the body, but the side effects that are documented are troubling.
  • Examples of teratogens include alcohol, thalidomide, cocaine, certain seizure medications, diethylstilbestrol (DES), and the anti-acne drug Accutane.
  • Accutane in particular has a severe side effect -- it has the potential to cause birth defects if a woman becomes pregnant while on the medication.