Alternative Medicine/Pimples and Acne

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How to Control Pimples and Acne ?

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Hi Michael,
A good skin cleanser can help. There are numerous over the counter preparations that can help. Many contain agents that peel off a layer of skin and dry up the acne. Sometimes the non prescription medications are not enough so you need to see a dermatologist who will prescribe antibiotics and other topical preparations that can help. As last resort Acutane can be prescribed.
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Eric Brandt, B.Sc. pharm

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Eric Brandt

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I will answer questions regarding prescripion and non prescription drugs as well as commonly used mdicinal herbs. I will also answer questions on various medical conditions such as heart disease, hypertension, thyroid problems, diabets, menopause, parkinson`s disease, multiple sclerosis, depression etc.

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I am a practicing hospital pharmacist with 10 years experience in hospital and 10 years retail pharmacy experience prior to that.
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B.Sc. Pharm

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