My whole face is covered with puss filled acne my nose has 20 small small acne. M very fed up with it. M getting it from last 2 years. Last year i did a treatment my dermatologist gave me acutret 20 mg and tab azifast but m having so much hair loss. Now i have again visited him bcz my acne gone worst . he told me that there is no side effect of hair loss . plz any one guide me with it because m very very worried. My face is full of acne and red. He prescribe me with thelp. Acutret 5 mg now and tab azifast 500 and benxop face wash and clear gel. What should i do plz help . if i eat medicine will i get hair loss ??
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Treating acne sounds easy but requires a lot of skills. I am okay with the treatment offered to you but it could have been much better. Hairloss is something unusual that happened. Acne treatment has multiple stages - to control new breakouts, to clear the sequelae (pigmentation and scars) and to prevent a relapse. An attempt to find out the root cause of acne should be made in every patient or else it keeps recurring. Each phase takes a couple of weeks before we move to the next phase of treatment. If you have active acne lesions, it should be controlled on priority basis.
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Apart from active pharmaceutical medicines, a healthy diet and lifestyle is mandatory to achieve results.
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