A 41-year-old member asked:
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what is tretinoin cream and sodium sulfacetamide lotion used for?

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Dr. Manfred Rothstein
47 years experience Dermatology
Acneiform conditions: This combination might be used for acne, rosacea, perioral dermatitis, and less likely, seborrhea.
Answered on Aug 29, 2013

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