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My doctor just prescribed minocin (minocycline). Is it effective for acne?
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Dr. Thomas Namey
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Minocycline and Doxycycline are very effective in treating acne, and are the first drugs i would use, coupled with topical benzoil peroxide.

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Minocycline and Doxycycline are very effective in treating acne, and are the first drugs i would use, coupled with topical benzoil peroxide.
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