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What's the 2nd strongest thing after Accutane?

I took accutane a year ago, worked amazing, but I am breaking out again. My doc won't give me accutane, although I'll still ask. I am just wondering what is the next best thing.

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Probably Differin.

However, you really should try a second course.

Differin blows. Nothing topical works. Putting chemicals on face is no thx.

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Bactrim Septra.....I did not even have to apply topicals and it kept my face clear for months.

Is Bactrim the same as Sulfamethoxzole? It says its substituted for Bactrim but not Bactrim Septra.

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Bactrim Septra.....I did not even have to apply topicals and it kept my face clear for months.

Is Bactrim the same as Sulfamethoxzole? It says its substituted for Bactrim but not Bactrim Septra.

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Probably Differin.

However, you really should try a second course.

Differin blows. Nothing topical works. Putting chemicals on face is no thx.

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does anyone have a full list of all the antibiotic drugs used to treat acne - and roughly in what order they are in terms of strength and effectiveness?

thanks,

tim

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Bactrim

Doxy / Mino ( Differs for everyone )

Other Tetracycline

Ethromycin

Amoxicillian ( not really for acne, but they'll help)

That's about it....those are the popular ones...i'm positive i missed some...but those are the ones people talk about.

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thanks adam.

so i've had lots of tetracyclines before, i'm just on lycemycine at moment... but not working after 2 months.

what next? should i ask for bactrim?

rsvp!

tim

ps. i can't get accutane coz of my eyes and depression :-(

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