Sarecycline is a novel antibiotic that has shown significant promise in acne treatment due to its narrow-spectrum activity and weight-based dosing. The advantages of this new systemic therapy include improved tolerability, reduced drug resistance and potentially longer-lasting efficacy. There remain more avenues to explore including sarecycline's utility in treating other cutaneous infections and inflammatory dermatoses.
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