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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
Typically twice/day: If clearasil pads aren't working you can try active like Proactive which contains benzoyl peroxide. But if not improving see your dermatologist.

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danielle DeHoratius
18 years experience in Dermatology
Switch: The active ingredient is 2% salicylic acid so you could try another otc product with a different active ingredient such as benzoyl peroxide. Be carefu ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Sometimes: You can try and see if it works. If not your dermatologist can discuss other topical med or other treatments.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Heath
33 years experience in Family Medicine
Chemical burn: You are sensitive to either the harsh astringent or other chemicals in that product. Use OTC hydrocortisone cream with moisturizing cream or lotions. ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
That: Amount should have no issues.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Clearasil: Without question you must see your primary Gynecologist! Hope all goes well!
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Too weak: If you call it bad, you. Need to get with a competent physician now. Clear aril is weak and pricey. We can manage you.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Won't be enough: Severe acne usually requires a combination treatment, including one or more prescription medications. All acne is manageable today, and if untreated i ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Goodman
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Most skin creams are safe during pregnancy since there is minimal absorption. There are several other treatments for acne that are safe during pregnan ... Read More
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