Topical formulations used in the treatment of acne

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The article presents 2 clinical observations of patients with papules-pustular form of acne of moderate severity. In both cases the use of combined topical therapy - topical clindamycin and azelaic acid. The therapeutic effect of clindamycin is faster than other topical preparations. Azelaic acid strengthens the anti-bacterial action of clindamycin, prevents the development of resistance. The results indicate the feasibility of the combined use of these drugs in the treatment of acne.

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V. R. Khairutdinov

ФГБВОУ ВПО «Военно-медицинская академия им. С.М. Кирова» МО РФ

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Russian Federation

A. V. Statsenco

ФГБВОУ ВПО «Военно-медицинская академия им. С.М. Кирова» МО РФ


Russian Federation

A. V. Samtsov

ФГБВОУ ВПО «Военно-медицинская академия им. С.М. Кирова» МО РФ


Russian Federation


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