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Pharmacology – ACNE TREATMENT (MADE EASY)

Pharmacology – ACNE TREATMENT (MADE EASY)

In this lecture we’re gonna cover the pharmacology of drugs used for acne treatment. So let’s get right into it by first discussing the pathophysiology of acne. Acne is a multifactorial inflammatory disease that affects the skin’s oil glands and hair follicles. The oil-producing glands present in our skin, known as sebaceous glands, are usually …

Acne – What is it?

Acne – What is it?

Acne is something that we all can recognize. Essentially we see it in two populations: The teenage individual with acne and more and more commonly in the young woman, who has never had acne as a teen who presents with acne. It’s on the face, it’s on the trunk. We think of it as two …