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Facing problem of acne. Permanent cure?

Hello Dr. I am facing a problem of acne since a year , I took medications from many doctors , like skin specialist, physician, homeopathic doctor but I didn t found it valuable. Than I went to dermatologist last she gave me few creams like effaclar cleanser, effaclar duo , antheliosxl, adalene gel for seven to ten days use than she said after that I will start your treatment like azelan and yellow peel . It s too costly for me and I have already spent lot of money on my acne treatment before. And I am confused even b cs somebody told me that these treatments will not remaining permanent after a year or two year it will start again and these are hormonal problems ,if you will try to stop them they can harm you in another worst way. Plz tell me what is best and right for me, I am 22 year old girl.
Asked On : Wed, 20 Mar 2013
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Hello Neha, you are having relapsing acne vulgaris. Never go for any procedure. Take tab. Azithromycine 500 mg daily in morning , empty stomach. for 1 month, then thrice a week .. One tab on mon, tue, wen. ..ok . Take tab zinc sulfate 220 mg daily at night .All for about one year. Apply clindamycine gel in morning and benzoyl peroxide gel 2.5 percent at night only on lesions . Cleanse the face with acmed face wash thrice a day. You may get dryness of face, then reduce the application of gel ... to alternate days. Avoid milk, ghee, reduce oily and spicy food. Be cool, be positive, have faith in yourself. I hope you will get fast recovery.. Best luck, live happily.
Answered: Wed, 20 Mar 2013
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