I'm on day 20 with 400/80 bactrim 2x a day and I am having the worst cysts come up all over my cheeks and jawline. I didn't have any side effects other then breaking out worse. Is this normal should I stop the meds? I called derm which I'm not happy with and he says 20 days isn't long enough to see improvement but I need my face to clear before Christmas we are going back to my hometown. I also have been using retina mycro but stopped that cause I think that's what the problem is. Anybody else get worse before it gets better??
iriskm; this is very possible due to the fact prior to starting the bactrim they could have already been under or in pores etc and you would have broken out anyway keep taking it unless they start to get close to eyes or other places on the body. Then check with the jerk doctor. see another doctor if it gets worse. have a Merry Christmas.
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