A 45-year-old member asked:
What is the usual antibiotic used in treating acne?
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Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 18 years experience
Pill?: Usually, but not always by any means, Erythromycin or similar. Ask your doctor for help in picking the right medication.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
What antibiotic is useful in treating acne !?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Antibiotics in acne: There are a variety of antibiotics that can be used. Clindamycin comes as a pledget and can be applied directly to the acne lesions.
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Last updated Apr 16, 2015
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