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adapalene vs tretinoin acne

A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: Before using antibiotics, try some simple methods that may work in preventing acne. Please consult the site given below. You may need to try more than ... Read More

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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Experiment: If it is mild and confined to your face, the former may be enough to keep fresh lesions from appearing. The second is a bit stronger. Neither will tou ... Read More
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Useful answer: Acne is a complex skin disease, needs thorough examination and follow up with your doctor/dermatologist, useful answer cannot be given with incomplete ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
37 years experience Pediatrics
See Your Doctor: Acne is caused by plugged hair follicle units (excess oil/debris/bacteria) & inflammation; genetically determined. Therapy includes topical/oral m ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Mcgraw
20 years experience Pediatrics
See primary provider: Talk to your doctor regarding this as the entire picture of other meds and underlying chronic conditions all play a role in the decision making proces ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Green
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Possibly ... but : Not on your own.... Call your dermatologist to discuss options and to understand side effects associated with increase doses.
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Dr. Arlo Miller
15 years experience Dermatology
First, : First, many of my patients use way too much medicine. The size of the "pea" is really about the size of an "o" on most keyboards. Make sure you aren ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephanie Saxton-daniels
20 years experience Dermatology
Will resolve: Some cysts resolve, others will not. Tretinoin will not likely help the cyst. I do not recommend using prescription products without a supervising p ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
48 years experience Pediatrics
Acne: There a lot medications for acne, local & oral. Consult a dermatologist. Good luck

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