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does ethinyl estradiol and ethynodiol help with pimples

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
One choice: The oral contraceptive pill, if right for you, offers health advantages beyond birth control. One of these is often the disappearance of acne.

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
19 years experience Dermatology
Possible: Yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) is an oral contraceptive. These medications can be used as a treatment for hormonal acne in women. While it ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Stock with it: Try to stick with it for one mor full cycle. It takes 3 cycles for your body to adjust to the hormonal changes. Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estra ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
No official data.: Using nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) as an ecp is "off-label", so there is no clinical data on side effects, etc. You don't say how ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Jacobs
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your MD: Consider Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) trial for two months if your doctor approves. If you go on accutane, you must use some dependable m ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Hormones: This is one of the well-known side effects that some people experience. Decide with your physician whether you want to try a different hormonal medica ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
I think it's selling: They use abbreviations and reference articles we all know about but there is no mention of ingredient list and certainly no magic pill for hormones fo ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
34 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe.: The hormonal control exhibited by these meds is variable among patients. I suggest you give it a try, and consider changing if the acne returns.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Typically does not : Obviosuly different people react to things in different ways. Most people will notice an improvement in acne on this particular birth control pill. It ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
27 years experience General Surgery
Hormones: Any hormones you take as pills can cause changes like acne. Try a different pill, every woman is different and you should be able to find one that do ... Read More

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