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ACNE VULGARIS
Acne vulgaris is a chronic inflammatory dermatosis which is notable for open and/or closed comedones (blackheads and whiteheads) and inflammatory lesions including papules, pustules or nodules.
Mild acne has <20 comedones or <15 inflammatory lesions or <30 total lesion count.
Moderate acne has 20-100 comedones or 15-20 inflammatory lesions or 30-125 total lesion count.
Severe papules/pustules or nodulocystic acne is the acne resistant to topical treatment or if scarring/nodular lesions are present.

Acne Vulgaris Drug Information

Drug Information
Belara
chlormadinone acetate + ethinylestradiol

Indication: Hormonal contraception.

Axcel Erythromycin ES
erythromycin ethylsuccinate

Indication: Upper & lower resp tract infections caused by Strep pyogenes & Strep pneumoniae; pertussis caused by B...

Indication: Skin infections caused by Staph, Strep & other susceptible or Na fusidate-sensitive organisms.

Indication: Infections caused by susceptible organisms especially Staph eg, osteomyelitis, septicaemia, endocarditis, supe...

Indication: Foaming wash: Pimple & acne control. Medicated lotion: Antibacterial lotion for non-inflamed & inflame...

Indication: Acne vulgaris.

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