Artículo de revista
Panic attacks in a patient treated with isotretinoin for acne. Report of one case Crisis de pánico en un paciente con acné tratado con isotretinoína. Caso clínico
Revista Medica de Chile, Volumen 134, Issue 12, 2018, Pages 1565-1567
Poblete A, Catalina
Herskovic M, Viviana
Eva C, Pedro
The use of isotretinoin as a treatment for acne is related to psychiatric syndromes such as psychosis and depression. On the other hand, several drugs have been identified as causing panic attacks. A relationship between dermatologic and psychiatric disease has also been established. We report a 20 year-old male who started to suffer panic attacks after using isotretinoin for acne. © 2007 Sociedad Médica de Santiago.