The acne medication market for prescription segment accounted for USD 4.6 billion in 2020 driven by the use of wide range of prescription medications in combination to offer optimal acne treatment. Prescription acne products including antibiotics are generally used in combination with benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid or topical retinoid. The prescription drugs comparatively possess higher strength than the OTC products. This offers a highly effective combination in order to treat severe inflammatory acne problems. Moreover, inappropriate or high usage of self-medications and OTC products may lead to significant ill effects.