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Isotretinoin and Psychotic Mania

Journal Authors: 
Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2012.256
Pages: 
555

The Editor,

Sir,

Isotretinoin is a synthetic oral retinoid, which is effective against severe, recalcitrant, nodulocystic acne. Since it enterd the market, it has been associated with a variety of adverse psychiatric effects, including depression, psychosis, mood swings, violent behaviour, suicide and suicide attempts

Accepted: 
25 Sep, 2012
e-Published: 08 May, 2014
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