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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
36 years experience Pediatrics
Contractubex: Contractubex is a compound that is designed to treat scar tissue, I doubt it would be good for active burns unless they have scarred over already. I w ... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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NO: This is a natural burn medication- not used for acne. Call your dermatologist: http://www.moh.gov.my/attachments/8120.pdf
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
Space Dosing: Taking the recommmended every day pea sized amount to an every other day pea sized amount is helpful. If you are using more than a "pea" sized amount ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
18 years experience Dermatology
Great Question!: The most effective acne medicines are benzoyl peroxide (washes, lotions, gels), Clindamycin (solutions, gels), retinoic acid (gels, creams), Dapsone ( ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: A few years ago, a british drug company was investigating a sebum-suppressor that was supposed to be safer than Isotretinoin either for systemic or to ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Freckles: Lentigines require no specific treatment. A broad-spectrum sunscreen may help to prevent further appearance and darkening of solar lentigines. Several ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: Go ahead. I trust you are using scientific acne Rx. It's always manageable today though it's not pleasant.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Acne out break: We cant give medical advice to a young minor. We don't know your age, gender, medical condition, skin type, extent of acne, type of acne, what medicat ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: A variant on the molecule supposedly with fewer side effects / better safety profile was under development a few years ago but was abandoned. For deep ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
The one that works: If you have topical benzoyl peroxide, use as tolerated. Otherwise salicylic acid and/or retinoic acid derivatives. Throw the others away unless they w ... Read More

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