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A 40-year-old female asked:

i get acne but dont know why. take cipralex. did notice an antibiotic for toe infection seemed to help the acne though. any ideas or recommendations?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Adult acne: There are many reasons you can break out as an adult. Stress or changes in your hormone levels are two possibilities. Medications that affect hormones, like birth control pills, antibiotic pills and prescription retinoids can help control acne. To contact me click here --> https://www.healthtap.com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan

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