Monitor closely Salicylic acid Uricosuric Effect of probenemide sulfinpyrazone

Monitor closely salicylic acid uricosuric effect of

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Monitor closely. Salicylic acid Uricosuric Effect of probenemide, sulfinpyrazone, and phenyl-butazone inhibited Monitor closely. Salicylic acid Pyrazinamide Pyrazinamide-induced hyperuricemia inhibited Monitor closely; may consider alternative acne agent.
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Pharmacologic Treatment of Acne: Sulfur ± Resorcinol Sulfur 3% 10% Keratolytic and antibacterial Adverse effects (rare): noticeable odor and dry skin, depending on the formulation used; resorcinol produces a reversible, dark brown scale on some darker-skinned individuals
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Pharmacologic Treatment of Acne: Comparison of Properties Agent Antibacterial Comedolytic Anti-inflammatory Keratolytic Adapalene 0.1% No Yes Yes Yes Benzoyl peroxide 2.5% 10% Yes Yes No Yes Salicylic acid 0.5% 2% No Yes Yes No Sulfur 3% 10% Yes No No Yes Resorcinol 2% with sulfur 3% 8% Yes No No Yes Resorcinol monoacetate 3% with sulfur 3% 8% Yes No No Yes
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Pharmacologic Treatment of Acne: Product Selection Gels most effective Lotions and creams may help counteract drying good alternative to gels Cleansing products less effective because less product left on the skin Cream formulations may be better for fair skinned individuals, while gels may be better for darker complexions
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Treatment of Acne: Special Populations Pregnancy DISCONTINUE medication and advise obstetrician of current or previous product use because of the potential for teratogenic effects Pediatrics avoid use of aspirin and aspirin-containing products, such as salicylic acid, in children or teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms risk of Reye’s syndrome
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Treatment of Acne: CAM Limited data exist regarding safety and efficacy Tea tree oil antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory Oral zinc bacteriostatic alternative to tetracyclines Vitamin A naturally occurring retinol Nicotinamide anti-inflammatory
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