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aczone does not kill p.acnes

i heard that like sodium sulfactmade, aczone does not kill bacteria and no concerns of bacteria resistance. it is just anti-inflammatory. anybody got an info on this. and how are side effects, redness and dryness?

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sulfacetamide james leyden did in vivo study and found it did not reduce p.acnes much at all, only mild antibacterial effect similar to l azeliac acid, and has mild inflammatory effect. that is why sulfactmide washes are used long term.

dapsone, i doing searches on google and researchers are saying that it appears to only have anti-inflammatory effect in topical form ,can be used long term. unlike topical erth.and clid. and oral forms

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