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    Glibenclamide for acne?

    Dear Editor,

    Drugs that cause acne include those that can impair oxidative phosphorylation such as antidepressants, anti-seizure medications, and cyclosporin which closes the permeability transition pore on mitochondrial membranes. Impairment of oxidative phosphorylation should be accompanied by a fall in cutaneous tissue pH and energy charge. Drugs that aggravate acne include testosterone, corticosteroids, and an...

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