Studies related to Acne and Zinc

Oral Zinc In Acne Vulgaris: A Clinical And Methodological Study

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 54
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 13-17, 18-29
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of 600mg zinc sulphate daily (132mg elemental zinc) over the course of six months appears to be associated with a modest but significantly greater reduction in acne than does placebo.

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