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What is the remedy for pimples and their marks? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Dec-2013
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User:suffering from pimples and black marks
User:remedy for pimples and marks
Doctor:is this your current medical query?
Doctor:First, we need to treat the pimples
Doctor:then the marks should be taken care of
Doctor:It is a step by step procedure
Doctor:For pimples, initially we try antibiotics and anti-acne ointments like
Doctor:Erytop ointment
Doctor:Persol ointment
Doctor:clindamycin oint
User:i have tried mederma.. but no result
User:clindamycin also i have tried
Doctor:what did you try it for - pimples or scars?
Doctor:Mederma works
Doctor:its action is slow
Doctor:it takes minimum 3 to 4 months to show some results at least
User:i m trying it since 3 months
Doctor:but it is effective for scars
Doctor:most of the times, the problem is not with the medicines but with the way we use them
Doctor:Probably you have not used it routinely or the way it is directed to use
Doctor:This more so happens in the skin section
User:can you tell me how to use thet?
Doctor:it has to be used indoors
Doctor:and in the night
User:ya.. i'm applying it in night times
Doctor:perhaps your skin is not responding to it
Doctor:Did you try adapalene any time?
User:which ointment i can use for better result?
Doctor:I am sorry
Doctor:It is not possible to diagnose your problem without having to examine your skin
Doctor:There is no such thing like better
User:ok thank u
Doctor:it depends on your skin type and how you respond to ut
Doctor:you are welcome
User:thanks for your concern..
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:shall I continue further?
Doctor:are you done with the chat for now?
Doctor:are you there?
Doctor:it seems like you are not responding
Doctor:I shall close the chat window now
Doctor:if you have medical queries, please do come back on chat
Doctor:Bye for now
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