A 32-year-old member asked:
will metronidazole antibiotics clear acne?
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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz answered
18 years experience Dermatology
Not ideal: Metronidazole orally is not an ideal or preferred treatment for acne. It may offer some benefit for inflammatory papules but there are better choices. See your dermatologist to design the best plan for your acne and skin type.
Answered on Sep 20, 2017
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