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Low doses of zinc gluconate for inflammatory acne
Dreno B, Amblard P, Agache P, Sirot S, Litoux P
The effect of zinc on acne is unclear. In this study, only patients with an inflammatory acne were included in a double-blind trial using low doses of zinc gluconate (200 mg/day, corresponding to 30 mg zinc metal). We obtained a significantly different result between zinc and placebo groups in the inflammatory score (p less than 0.02). This efficiency could be explained by the action of zinc on in ...
Pages: 541-543
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