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Posted by: Lizzy | 2010/07/19

Orantane 20 mg

Hi there

My GP gave me Oratane (20mg)Just want to confirm if 20 mg is the right dosage for my weight(92kg) seeing that I didnt go to a skin specialist like i did previously,

Many thanks

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Expert ImageCyberDoc

Hallo Lizzy
It is better to start on the lowest dosage (20mg) and see if that will give improvement as Oratane does have unpleasant side effects. If you see no improvement in 4 weeks, he can gradually increase the dosage if needed
Dr Bets

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Our users say:
Posted by: Rashika | 2010/08/02

My son 17yrs is on oratane 40mg. he palys sport 3 X a week. My concern is sun exposure to face &  lips.

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2010/07/19

Hallo Lizzy
It is better to start on the lowest dosage (20mg) and see if that will give improvement as Oratane does have unpleasant side effects. If you see no improvement in 4 weeks, he can gradually increase the dosage if needed
Dr Bets

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