A wide range of drugs may potentially induce acne
Source: Drugs & Therapy Perspectives, Volume 28, Number 3, 1 March 2012 , pp. 21-24(4)
Publisher: Adis International
Abstract:Numerous pharmacological agents, particularly targeted antitumoral or anti-inflammatory therapies, are associated with acneiform eruption. Although disruption of the culprit drug is rarely mandatory, it is sometimes necessary.
Keywords: Acne; Anabolic-steroids; Antiepileptic-drugs; Antituberculars; Ciclosporin; Corticosteroids; Corticotropin; Cytostatics; Dactinomycin; Dantrolene; Epidermal-growth-factor-inhibitors; Epidermal-growth-factor-receptor-antagonists; Ethionamide; Halogens; Hormonal-contraceptives; Immunomodulators; Iodine; Lithium; Rifampicin; Serotonin-uptake-inhibitors; Sirolimus; Treatment-algorithms; Vitamin-B12-analogues
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2012-03-01