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What is the best thing to use for adult acne

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What is the best thing to use for adult acne?

It is better to have a combination of oral and topical preparations.oral could be Azithromycin in pulse therapy taken as 500 mg daily one hour before food for 10 days a month for 3 months along with topica differin gel at night , Medacin gel by morning and Benzac AC 2.5% by evening.Use soap free cleansers.

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Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Is the Azithromycin a antibiotic?
yes it is a macrolide antibiotic and should be taken on empty stomach.

Edited by Skinner on 9/6/2010 at 10:33 PM EST
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