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Condition: Acne
2/8/2012 4:16:01 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been taking doxycycline for about 4 months now and have noticed some improvement yet I'm still getting cystic lesions. I would reccomend this medication with the provision that if you don't see significant improvement within a few months to contact your dermatologist and consider discussing other treatment options. I also use adapelane topical ointment in addition to the oral anti ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acne
12/19/2011 12:39:25 PM

Reviewer: Teenage Girl, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was perscribed this for my acne, which has since cleared up. The downside? My skin on my cheeks and around my mouth are EXTREMELY dry and it brings extreme pain when I go to apply any type of lotion. The pill also made me nauseous and dizzy at random times throughout the day. Yes, my acne is gone so the pill did what it was supposed to, but the side effects are much worse than having clear skin.

Condition: Acne
9/30/2011 3:25:30 PM

Reviewer: KBaby24, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
AMAZING my skin has never looked better, it glows, its clear, and ive had no breakouts. Cleared me up fast too. LOVE IT

Condition: Acne
9/28/2011 8:51:09 AM

Reviewer: tknoll, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been on this med for less than 2 weeks but have seen tremendous results. The only downside is that is terrible on your stomach and has given me headaches but so far the results outweigh those downsides. I recommend this medication if one can cope with the negative side effects.

Condition: Acne
7/12/2011 10:36:09 PM

Reviewer: (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
good

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