Acne Medicine 'Accutane' Causing Birth Defects, Depression, Suicides15 years ago
Posted on Feb 01, 2005, 6 a.m.
By Bill Freeman
Accutane, a medicine for acne, is causing birth defects, depression and suicides, allege researchers. Dr. David Graham, associate director of the FDA's office of drug safety, named Accutane as one of the drugs he says should be restricted or withdrawn from the market, according to this article in the Washington Post.