Clindamycin vs Isotretinoin

Clindamycin
Isotretinoin
Other name: Cleocin Cleocin
Other name: Accutane Accutane
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Acne
2.4
Concern level
1.9
Helpfulness
for Acne
3.7
Concern level
2.2
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Clindamycin International Nonproprietary Name is a lincosamides antibiotic. It is usually used to treat infections with anaerobic organism bacteria but can also be used to treat some protozoal diseases, such as malaria. It is a common topical treatment ...
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Isotretinoin, International Nonproprietary Name, is a medication used mostly for cystic acne, however, it is also employed for a number of cancers and a few severe skin conditions. It was first developed to be used as a chemotherapy medication for the t...
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Allergy
10
Diarrhea
7
Nausea
3
Peeling
2
Dry Skin
2
Depression
2
Hyperpigmentation
2
Irritability
2
Stomach Pain
2
Headaches
2
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Iso
Dry Lips
3
Itching
2
Suicide
2
Peeling
2
Anxiety
2
Tiredness
2
Allergy
2
Headaches
2
Joint Pain
2
Flushing
2
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2
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10
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2
2
Joint Pain
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2
0
Flushing
Iso
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2
0
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Clindamycin International Nonproprietary Name is a lincosamides antibiotic. It is usually used to treat infections with anaerobic organism bacteria but can also be used to treat some protozoal diseases, such as malaria. It is a common topical treatment ...
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About Isotretinoin
Isotretinoin, International Nonproprietary Name, is a medication used mostly for cystic acne, however, it is also employed for a number of cancers and a few severe skin conditions. It was first developed to be used as a chemotherapy medication for the t...
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