Medication

  • Retinoids: Prescribed as creams, gels, and lotion to prevent clogging of hair follicles, for severe acne.
    Tretinoin · Adapalene · Isotretinoin

  • Antibiotics: Prescribed as topical or oral medicines to prevent bacterial infection and reduce redness.
    Benzoyl peroxide · Tetracycline

  • Keratolytic agents: Prevents plugging of hair follicles.
    Salicylic acid

  • Dicarboxylic acids: Prevents bacterial infection.
    Azelaic acid

  • Sulfones: Treats inflammatory acne.
    Dapsone

  • Oral contraceptives: A combination of estrogen and progestin may be prescribed for women.
    Estrogen/Progestin

  • Anti-androgens: Prevents the effect of androgen on oil glands in the skin.
    Spironolactone

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2219 Sawdust Road Unit 1203  The Woodlands, TX

77380

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15018 FM 529

Houston, TX 77084

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