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Posted by: Kasandra | 2010/02/11

Acne

hi doc, went off mercilon 2 months ago and now have terrible acne on my cheeks and forehead.
we went on honeymoon last december and used doximal - i still have a whole pack of it.

was reading that doximal can be effective in treating acne.

what is your views on this.

its really bad and effecting my life.

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Hallo Kasandra
The doximal you have is 100 mg and for acne we usually use 50 mg per day longterm. You can however take it for a week to 10 days in combination with benzoyl peroxide cream/lotion and then continue with benzoyl peroxide alone, and see how it goes?
Dr Bets

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Posted by: cyberdoc | 2010/02/11

Hallo Kasandra
The doximal you have is 100 mg and for acne we usually use 50 mg per day longterm. You can however take it for a week to 10 days in combination with benzoyl peroxide cream/lotion and then continue with benzoyl peroxide alone, and see how it goes?
Dr Bets

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