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Table 1 Case reports linking isotretinoin and psychiatric side effects

From: Isotretinoin and psychopathology: a review

Reference Year No. of patients Psychiatric adverse effect
Lindemayr [6] 1986 1 Suicide attempt
Burkett and Storrs [7] 1987 1 Depressive mood
Villalobos et al. [8] 1989 1 Psychosis
Hepburn [9] 1990 1 Suicide attempt
Gatti and Serri [10] 1991 1 Depression/suicide attempt
Aubin et al. [11] 1995 1 Suicide attempt
Cotterill and Cunliffe [12] 1997 1 Depression/suicide attempt
Cott and Wissner [13] 1999 1 Bipolar disorder
Middelkoop [14] 1998 1 Depression/suicide attempt
Ng et al. [15] 2001 1 Depression/suicide attempt
Poblete AC et al. [16] 2006 1 Panic attacks
Bachmann et al. [17] 2007 1 Depression/suicidal ideation