Study links acne antibiotics to inflammatory bowel disease

08/22/2010 | Reuters

Teenagers with acne who took commonly prescribed antibiotics appear to be at higher risk of inflammatory bowel disease, a U.K. study showed. Out of 207 acne patients diagnosed with IBD, 152 were taking a tetracycline-based antibiotic, researchers reported.

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