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Acne vulgaris (or cystic acne) is a common human skin disease, characterized by areas of skin with seborrhea (scaly red skin), c...
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Accutane 161,112 Benzoyl Peroxide 73,161 Retin A 28,927
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Aczone vs Duac

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Other name: Dapsone (Dapsone)
Other name: Benzaclin (Benzaclin)
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Dapsone (diamino-diphenyl sulfone) is a medication most commonly used in combination with rifampicin and clofazimine as multidrug therapy (MDT) for the treatment of Mycobacterium leprae infections (leprosy). It is also second-line treatment for prop...
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benzoyl peroxide/clindamycin is a topical gel used for the treatment of Acne vulgaris. It is sold under the trade names Duac (by Stiefel Labs) and BenzaClin (by Sanofi Aventis). Both contain 1% clindamycin phosphate and 5% benzoyl peroxide an...
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Dapsone (diamino-diphenyl sulfone) is a medication most commonly used in combination with rifampicin and clofazimine as multidrug therapy (MDT) for the treatment of Mycobacterium leprae infections (leprosy). It is also second-line treatment for prop...
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benzoyl peroxide/clindamycin is a topical gel used for the treatment of Acne vulgaris. It is sold under the trade names Duac (by Stiefel Labs) and BenzaClin (by Sanofi Aventis). Both contain 1% clindamycin phosphate and 5% benzoyl peroxide an...
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interview season despite treatment with Duac, Aczone and PO...
" I had pretty bad skin growing up and have some residual ice pick scars. I also had a ...few (likely stress related) breakouts during the interview season despite treatment with Duac, Aczone and PO... "

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on aczone, taz and duac for a while now. I only use the...
" Been on aczone, taz and duac for a while now. I only use the aczone when i shave with a disposable razor. it seemed to create lil spots under my skin. So i only use at night taz, then duac. Ill... "

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ct. I have been on aczone, taz and duac for almost a...
" ...here. Help me understand my acne., Acne or what? Seems if you rub a hand across my face, an forehead area, i dont feel any acne. But if I get close in the mirror my face looks a mess with bumps... "

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out the Duac, as I'm on Aczone with my Ziana, so it's ni...
" ...I don't know about the Duac, as I'm on Aczone with my Ziana, so it's nice to at least be able to use makeup without a lot of flaking. Are you touching your skin a lot? I know it's hard not to.... "

interview season despite treatment with Duac, Aczone and PO...
" Quote: I had pretty bad skin growing up and have some residual ice pick scars. I also had a ...few (likely stress related) breakouts during the interview season despite treatment with Duac, Aczone... "

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f light! When do you use the Aczone? 2x a day seems like a l...
" ...Well it's normal to break out for the first 3 months, the IB can last a long time. The middle of month 3 was when I started seeing a ray of light! When do you use the Aczone? 2x a day seems like a... "

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uac in the mornings. It has been such a relief to never worr...
" ...same combination as you -- Aczone at night and Ery tabs ...a very thin layer of Duac in the mornings. It has been such a relief to never worry about ...success has come from the Aczone, since that is when I... "

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tw I was prescribed aczone, differin .3 and solodyn and I...
" What exactly causes inflammatory acne? I was just wondering bc I have a mild case of it according to my derm. Btw I was prescribed aczone,... "

anymore so she switched me to Aczone & Epiduo and THOSE...
" ...cabinet jogged something for me. Duac and Differin were what I ...working anymore so she switched me to Aczone & Epiduo and THOSE are ...using as soon as we started TTC and switch to Clindamyacin and Finacea... "

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I should stop the aczone and use epiduo with duac since...
" ...was put on epiduo and aczone. I used it for close ...on here and discovered that aczone is oily and can make ...what is doing it. So I thought maybe I should stop the aczone and use epiduo with duac since I... "

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