Minocycline for acne vulgaris: efficacy and safety. (Cochrane Review)
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"Minocycline for acne vulgaris: efficacy and safety. (Cochrane Review)"


Written by: Garner SE, Eady EA, Popescu C, Newton J, Li Wan Po A


Coverage: Treatment


Summary: Cochrane review to compare the effectiveness and safety of the antibiotic minocycline with other drug treatments for acne.


Published by: John Wiley & Sons Ltd


Level of Evidence: Systematic Review


Date of Publication: 20/11/2002
Date of Posting: 06/11/2003
Date of next Review: 17/01/2007


Available at: http://www.mrw.interscience.wiley.com/cochrane/clsysrev/articles/CD002086/frame.html


Source: Garner SE, Eady EA, Popescu C, Newton J, Li Wan Po A.. Minocycline for acne vulgaris: efficacy and safety. (Cochrane Methodology Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 1, 2004. Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd


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Publication Type: Systematic Review


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MeSH keywords: Acne Vulgaris; Antibiotics; Minocycline



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