Antibiotics used in nonbacterial dermatologic conditions

Academic Article


  • The majority of nonbacterial dermatological conditions treated with antibiotics benefit from the anti-inflammatory properties of these medications, usually dapsone or tetracycline. Many other antimicrobials are used to treat noninfectious conditions. The following chapter is an overview of select noninfectious dermatological conditions for which antibiotics are used, with a focus on the most common antibiotics used for their nonantimicrobial properties © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
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    Pubmed Id

  • 18215108
  • Author List

  • Gordon RA; Mays R; Sambrano B; Mayo T; Lapolla W
  • Start Page

  • 38
  • End Page

  • 54
  • Volume

  • 25
  • Issue

  • 1