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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Yes: Sulfacetamide is a topical antibiotic used for several skin problems including acne, acne rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis. There may be some side effec ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Modify regimen: Sulfacetamide/sulfur often causes dryness, particularly during the winter. I would first ask your dermatologist to substitute something milder. You c ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: As a rule creams do not block pores but ointments often do.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
29 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes: Klaron (sodium sulfacetamide) is prescribed for acne. If you are allergic to sulfa drugs do not use. Use on a regular basis for best results. My pa ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: The sulfa in Klaron (sodium sulfacetamide) may help. If your acne is troublesome, prescription treatments can usually clear it up. I generally start ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sodium sulfacetamide: Sodium sulfacetamide lotion is used to treat skin conditions like acne, acne rosacea & seborrheic dermatitis.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sodium sulfacetamide: Sodium sulfacetamide lotion is used to treat skin conditions like acne, acne rosacea & seborrheic dermatitis.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Klaron (sodium sulfacetamide) Lotion: Sulfacetamide sodium topical is usually applied 2 times per day for 30 days. Space your doses evenly by applying the medication at the same times each ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: The sulfa in Klaron (sodium sulfacetamide) may help. If your acne is troublesome, prescription treatments can usually clear it up. I generally start ... Read More

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