Although disfiguring hyperpigmentation is a well-defined complication of minocycline therapy, modalities to reverse the phenomenon are unpredictable. We report a case of minocycline-induced, blue-black pigmentation in a 23-year-old Hispanic man, which resolved after treatment with oral isotretinoin for acne vulgaris.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 2007|
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