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What does a staph infection look like when it first starts?

Posted 21 Sep 2009 by b boh 7 answers

A pimple with a white puss pocket? It looks like a spider bite kinda. Do they spread easy if it is a staph infection? could it be an ingrown hair? Or a boil? Or maybe just a big pimple on a part of the body that usually does not get acne? How would I of gotten it? How do I get rid of it?

How long does doxycycline take to work for acne?

Posted 17 Dec 2009 by snickers344 2 answers

I have been on doxycycline 100 mg twice daily for just about a month and I would say a good amount of my acne has been cleared up, but my question is whether this medicine first needs to push out all the junk in your pores before your skin becomes clear? has anyone else experienced this and about ...

Which is best cream to remove dark spots from face?

Posted 5 Feb 2013 by manoj walunj 2 answers

i have dark spots of pimples on my tell me solution to remove it.

Accutane - how long till I see results?

Posted 15 Oct 2013 by sarahxx90 2 answers

I'm 23 years old and never suffered from bad skin when I was in my teens at all, it was when I was about 21 all of a sudden out of nowhere I started getting really bad skin cystic acne on my cheeks and chin area it was really painful & embarrassing I absolutely hated it! I tried allsorts ...

Spironolactone - Will weight gain with aldactone usage go away once the body adjusts?

Posted 9 Apr 2014 by Dawn E 6 answers

I have been taking aldactone 50 mg a day for almost 3 months for acne. I have noticed some improvement, however, I thought I would have fewer breakouts. I have noticed that I've almost gained 10 pounds without changing anything in my daily diet and exercise routine? Will the extra pounds be ...

Has anyone experienced hair loss while taking Spironolactone?

Posted 20 Jan 2013 by nw1970 17 answers

I am 42 and have had acne on and off since the age of 13. I've taken EVERY medication with the exception of Accutane, but find that Spironolactone works the best (in conjunction with Tazarac and Benzaclyn). I've recently started taking a dose of 100mg/day - up from my original 50 mg -and ...

My son is 15 and is being put on accutane for his acne, any advice?

Posted 14 May 2012 by thauver68 8 answers

His Dr. told us not to go home and research it because it would scare us to death. Well I didnt listen and have researched until my eyes are crossed. This just doesnt seem like the right thing to be giving a teen. He has some acne on his face but the worst of it is on his back and arms. Does anyone ...

Doxycycline for acne is worsening my skin?

Posted 8 Dec 2013 by iman123 1 answer

its been around 4 weeks I am on doxycycline 100 mg once daily... my skin has got a bit too worse actually... too many new pimples and cysts sprout up and the dark red marks on cheeks are not fading... is it natural or should i stop using it from now?

Am under isotroin 20 mg medication?

Posted 3 Oct 2013 by prathibha 1 answer

Iam under ISOTROIN 20 medication since 20 days. My acnes are getting cleared day by day but my skin seems to be reddish in color (like sunburn), my eyes keep burning all day long, a slight headache throught out the day, inactiveness, depression ,this month periods also was painfull. this are the ...

I've been on Epiduo for acne for five months. What now?

Posted 22 May 2013 by ElliePearl91 4 answers

Hello everyone, I want to relate my Epiduo experience to you. I was first prescribed Epiduo (apply at night by itself; no moisturizer) in late December 2012. I was 21 at the time. I'm now 22. I had pretty bad acne on my face (for four years), not to mention all the scars and discoloration ...

Isotretinoin - Does accutane help to remove scars from old pimples?

Posted 3 Sep 2013 by Guae 1 answer

i will start taking accutane soon these days and ai will be having an event in the coming mouth so will it get worse in a way more than it is ,doubled acne and redness ? that i wont be able to go out on occasions first weeks ? :( is it fine to apply make up to cover them up during treatment

I was wondering if Prednisone could help clear up an acute case of acne?

Posted 28 Apr 2012 by Taller 5 answers

I know that taking Prednisone for the long term is dangerous. I just wondered if it could help if taken for a short period of time and how long it would take before I see results.

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