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Can I have sex while taking acutret 10 for acne?

hi doctor i was prescribed acutret for acne for one months if i used that in the mean while i move with my husband is there any problem hello sir, when i consult the doctor for the problem of my face getting too many pempels he prescribed me to use ACUTRET 10, but on strip of capsules there is a warning that there may cause a pregnancy . is it true? can i join with my husband. is it preferable?
Asked On : Fri, 11 May 2012
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welcome to healthcare magic.

i will be glad to be of assistance.

acutret contains isotretinoin. isotretinoin is a retinoid.

while you are taking isotretinoin you should not get pregnant, if you get pregnant the baby may have birth defects. hence you should use double contraception while being on isotretinoin to make sure you do not get pregnant.

isotretinoin doesnt make you get pregnant.

so please be careful regarding that, and you can safely join your husband.

please let me know if you have any queries.
Answered: Sat, 12 May 2012
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