• acne

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  • According to this site, 0.16% of reported MTX side effects, is acne.
    As an immunosuppressant, MTX can increase infection likelihood, thus promoting occurrence of acne, or exacerbating an existing one. Also, it is plausible that MTX has an effect on lipid constitution-as it does so on malignant cells. Most crucial is that bacterial infection be prevented; lesions not to be hand -manipulated, or by using antiseptic preparations, or treated if it occurs! Also a healthy high fibre diet( and pre and probiotics) is helpful- positively affecting gut flora
    Dr Hana Fayyad, pediatrician ( Maria Jasmine Freeman, author of The Cross Of Menopause-Immolation).


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