Which medications in the drug class Antibiotics, Other are used in the treatment of Eosinophilic Folliculitis?

Updated: Mar 17, 2021
  • Author: Camila K Janniger, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Antibiotics, Other

These agents may improve the clinical stage of the disease.

Dapsone

Bactericidal and bacteriostatic against mycobacteria; mechanism of action is similar to that of sulfonamides in which competitive antagonists of PABA prevent formation of folic acid, thus inhibiting bacterial growth.


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