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2nd round of antibiotics? will it work this time?

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to give you information before my questions:

_I have moderate acne that is slowly healing with painful facials.

_I had severe cystic acne when I took my first round (6-10 months 2 years ago), I was accutane worthy and minocycline was not that useful because of the severity of my skin.

_I had a side effect of upset smomach when I took it, it went away almost immediatly when I quit.

_I have moderate/severe back acne and shoulder acne and mild chest and arms acne.

_my face consists in numerous whiteheads, and a few pustules, and cysts on some occasions.

_moderate acne on my chin, mild/moderate on my cheeks, mild on my forehead.

_below my chin, it is more severe.

My questions are:

_will I get the same side effects when coming back?

_will it be less effective because my body may have become resistant to it?

_does it work for mild/moderate acne?

_is it useful for severe acne? (to make sure it was a bad idea to take that instead of accutane on the old days)

_can it lead to scarring because I am getting facials(acne surgery)?

_what's the most useful antibiotic? is it minocycline?

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minocycline has shown in laboratory trials that only around 1% of acne bacteria is resistant to it, so it should hopefully be just as effective for you. Due to that fact it probably is the most useful antibiotic, although I personally havent ever been prescribed it

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