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Q. How can acne on back, shoulder and chest be treated?

Answered by
Dr. Shanza Ikram
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Oct 10, 2018

Hi doctor,

I have acne on my back, shoulder, and chest.

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Acne is a disease in which the patient may experience frequent exacerbation due to stress or hormones or periods. Acne of the chest is difficult to treat. Take capsule Doxycycline 100 mg once daily for three weeks. Apply Clindamycin lotion two times a day.


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