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A 23-year-old male asked:

How do i stop hormonal acne ? dis is all i need to cure my acne but what could i use or do bout hormonal acne.. not have sex?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Suppression: If you are not allergic, certain antibiotics( doycycline, zithromax) may help- but how do you know that these brakouts of acne are"hormonal"- certainly can be in a female patient- are you taking any hormonal therapy ( testosterone)?
Dr. David Voron
Dermatology 52 years experience
See gynecologist: Assuming you are female, your gynecologist may be able to suggest a birth control pill that would be beneficial.

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