Roaccutane

Cosmo Magazine on Roaccutane and Sex Drive Loss

Cosmo Magazine on Roaccutane and Sex Drive Loss

Cosmopolitan Magazine argues that Roaccutane is having a devastating effect on the sex lives of thousands of women. Instead of increasing their self-esteem by getting rid of acne, their confidence has in fact plummetted beyond repair, and it may not have to do with acne at all. The article discusses the case of Sarah, a young woman whose sex life came to a standstill once she started treating her ... »

European Medicines Agency to Review RoAccutane Safety

European Medicines Agency to Review RoAccutane Safety

Members of the European Medicines Agency’s Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) are to meet early June 2017 to Review RoAccutane. This comes after a letter of evidence by Mr. David Roberts, the father of a UK suicide victim, was sent to Parliament encouraging action to be taken on behalf of a group of concerned parents. Parents whose children committed suicide after claiming Roaccuta... »

Accutane side effects

Teen hospitalized through Roaccutane side effects

A British teenager was left bed-ridden for nine months after taking the acne drug – she collapsed at school, required treatment for severe depression and had to be fed through a tube.  Hospital specialists told her that part of her brain had been affected by the medication. Emma Fox explained her experience to ITV, the UK’s largest television channel: Whilst undergoing hospital treatme... »

Roaccutane side effects

Roaccutane side effects discussed in British Parliament

Today Roaccutane side effects were discussed by British Members of Parliament.  During the session, held in Westminster Hall, concerns about sexual dysfunction and other long-term health effects were raised. MPs called for intensive research into the adverse effects they described. Selected excerpts: Sexual dysfunction is not included in the patient information notes; Roche said that they were not... »