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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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My daughter had been taking 100mg minocycline for almost a

My daughter had been taking 100mg minocycline for almost a year for her acne, then she switches to 40mg doxycycline for two months, only to learn that it doesn't work as effective as minocycline. If she switches back to minocycline at 50mg, will it still work as well as before?
Sun, 6 May 2018
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