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    Condition: Acne
    12/8/2014 3:27:00 PM

    Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I've been taking this medication for exactly one month and one day now. I have been taking it twice a day morning and night. Meanwhile, I also put Retin-A Cream on before bed time. My face and bottom buttox has cleared from the really bad cystic acne although I still have little red bumps or small white heads appearing on my face. I don't know if I need to prolong the use of it. Every time ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Acne
    11/5/2014 10:32:33 PM

    Reviewer: Concerned Patient, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After taking this drug for a few days I started to get sore throat. 1.5 weeks into it and I have to stop completely as it is difficult and painful to swallow, have a sore throat pretty bad, and have lost my voice.

    Condition: Acne
    10/16/2014 5:48:02 PM

    Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I used to have really bad acne, but since I started taking this medication it has really helped clear it up. My only complaint is that it makes me extremely nauseous if I don't take it with food. Other than that, it has worked pretty well.

    Condition: Acne
    10/5/2013 3:35:31 AM

    Reviewer: Pepperzonian, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have a naturally oily face and I suffer from adult acne. In addition to the doxycycline, I apply the topical cream Avar-e. This combination has worked well for the last year or so. The most frequent side effects from the use of doxycycline are dry mouth, dry lips, and sometimes dry eyes if you are in a windy area or under a ceiling fan.

    Condition: Acne
    9/22/2012 12:05:32 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My doctor prescribed this for my moderate acne. I knew as a pharmacy tech that this would make me nauseous, but that is not my complaint. I have been taking it for a week and a half now and i now have a rash on the inside of my leg and on my breast. It has not helped at all with my acne. I will never use this again.

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