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Have taken vibramycin for acne. Why is acne over nose? Get doxitab?

hi..i have taken vibramycin for my acne and i stopped but i continue having acne..i think it is using a day cream anti imperfection of Actipur and the keratoregulateur cream at night...but im having some acne erupting near my nose what must i do...i have bought some doxitab and i intend to use it today...or what i should do?
Asked On : Sat, 25 Aug 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
hi im dr satya
welcome to health care magic,
vibramycin and doxitab are the same medication, both contain doxycycline hydrochloride,
keratoregulator cream is nothing but retinoic acid and its use will to some extent reduce acne.
acne near nose is a reflection of sebaceous activity.
its better to use a face wash containing 2% salicylic acid, and apply clindamycin cream for a better result, take care not to rupture or squeeze the contents of the acne since the area comes under danger area of face.
take care and see a dermatologist for good suggestion.
thank you
dr satya
Answered: Mon, 27 Aug 2012
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