Can I use Erythromycin Ophthalmic to treat acne?

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12 Aug 2009

Erythromycin is available as topical preparations, which can be used to treat acne.

http://www.drugs.com/mtm/erythromycin-topical.html

Erythromycin ophthalmic is formulated to be put into the eyes. Talk to you doctor and see what they recommend.

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