AADA urges FDA crackdown of internet-based isotretinoin sales

February 6, 2004

Schaumburg, Ill. - The American Academy of Dermatology Association (AADA)urged the FDA to stop internet sales of isotretinoin, the active ingredientin Accutane, arguing that such sales pose potential health risks to thepublic. The statement was released at the AAD 2004 annual meeting.