Acne scars and cystic hormonal acne treatments, Azelex is burning and causing my skin to itch. Advice? (photos)
Doctor Answers 1
Thank you for your question. I'm sorry to hear about your struggles with acne. Unfortunately, there are limited treatment options that are safe during breastfeeding or pregnancy, and Azelex is one of them. I highly recommend you consult with your dermatologist regarding your concerns and irritation with Azelex and to discuss alternative treatment options safe while breastfeeding. Take care and good luck.
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