A 39-year-old member asked:
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how long does it take for acne to clear up when using benzaclin (clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide)?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
May not: Benzoyl peroxide and Clindamycin in combination are effective against mild acne, but more severe disease will require something more powerful.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014

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