A 43-year-old member asked:
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is cefadroxil (duricef) for acne or eczema?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Really neither: But if anything i would guess for infected eczema. It is way overkill for acne.
Answered on May 26, 2012

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