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How does tetracycline eliminate acne in the body?
Question Date: 2010-06-04
Answer 1:

Tetracycline is an antibiotic that jams the process by which bacterial cells divide, stopping infections. Acne is the body's response to bacterial infections in the skin, and puss is the white blood cells that have come out to assault the bacteria. By killing the bacteria, tetracycline eliminates the need for the immune defense, thereby curing acne.

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