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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Klaron allergy: Klaron (sodium sulfacetamide) is a sulfa antibiotic used in the treatment of acne. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibod ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
28 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
43 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 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 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
43 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
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Differin, (adapalene) but...: Different people have different results, no pun intended. Today, no one needs to have acne. I start people with topical clindamycin; i required 25 y ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Claron is an antibiotic topical, and the differin (adapalene) is more like tretinoin, so opens up the pores. Either can be effective, claron if pustu ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Rosacea: You may wish to try light-based therapy. Also, this article may help you with your insurance company http://www.rosacea.org/weblog/how-navigate-healt ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Differin, (adapalene) but...: Different people have different results, no pun intended. Today, no one needs to have acne. I start people with topical clindamycin; i required 25 y ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manfred Rothstein
46 years experience Dermatology
Acneiform conditions: This combination might be used for acne, rosacea, perioral dermatitis, and less likely, seborrhea.

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