Isotretinoin

Isotretinoin is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about isotretinoin automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain isotretinoin, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

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(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Roaccutane Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient isotretinoin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Roaccutane Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Isotretinoin AN Capsules is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Isotretinoin AN Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
31 May 2016 View our tables of medicines that influence blood sugar (glucose) levels here. Some medicines can interact with your diabetes medicines, be aware of the adverse affects and know the active ingredients.
(Medicine)
03 Nov 2015 Isotretinoin SCP Capsules is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Isotretinoin SCP Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
01 Oct 2015 Rocta Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient isotretinoin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Rocta Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
08 Apr 2015 APO-Isotretinoin Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient isotretinoin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use APO-Isotretinoin Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
09 Feb 2015 Dermatane Capsules is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Dermatane Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
25 Jul 2014 The safety of isotretinion is being reviewed. Guidelines include assessment and monitoring of patients for signs of depression and potential suicide risk
(Medicine)
05 Jun 2014 Oratane Capsules is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient isotretinoin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Oratane Capsules by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
04 Dec 2013 Isotrex Gel is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient isotretinoin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Isotrex Gel by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.

Medicine brands that contain isotretinoin