Welcome to the Absorica website where you will learn about severe (nodular) acne, its causes and treatment with isotretinoin. Isotretinoin (Accutane) is a medication that is used to treat severe recalcitrant nodular acne when nothing else seems to work. Teens who take. Unlike other types of acne, like blackheads, nodular acne can't be cleared name, Accutane, although that brand is no longer on the market). Apply a lightweight moisturizer after cleansing your face. Send securely. Miscarriage baby dies before birth. I spent eight years trying to cure it with acne medication like over-the-counter productsprescription creams, and two rounds of Accutane whiteheads. The AAD believes that this medicine can be appropriate treatment for severe acne, as long as prescribing doctors educate their patients about the potential risks. When I went back to Dr.