Azelaic Acid for Acne
Why It Is Used
Doctors prescribe azelaic acid in a cream form to help clear up acne and prevent new outbreaks. This medicine kills bacteria and reduces acne inflammation.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: February 3, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Alexander H. Murray, MD, FRCPC - Dermatology