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clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide for acne - is that a good combination?

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Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
CLINDAMYCIN & BPO: Clindamycin and benzoyl peroxide in a cream, lotion, or gel is very good for acne.
Answered on Jan 14, 2019
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