A 41-year-old member asked:
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can cefadroxil capsules help with acne?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes but: It covers many othe body flora and is overkill for acne and not usually prescribed for that purpose.
Answered on Oct 24, 2017
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