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The efficacy of 5% dapsone gel plus oral isotretinoin versus oral isotretinoin alone in acne vulgaris: A randomized double-blind study.

DOI: 2277-9175.139413  PMCID: PMC4166047  PMID: 25250291  

Acne vulgaris, a common human skin condition, is an inflammatory disease characterized by comedones, papules, nodules and possibly scarring. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of a combination of 5% dapsone gel plus oral isotretinoin in the treatment of acne vulgaris.

Faghihi G,  Rakhshanpour M,  Abtahi-Naeini B,  Nilforoushzadeh MA

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