A 35-year-old member asked:
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could spironolactone help with non-hormonal acne?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: It's worth a try. It's a better choice if you're a female as it tends to give males breast development.
Answered on Jun 16, 2014

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Dr. Ellen Turner
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Yes.: I love this drug for adult female acne patients. Since it is not an antibiotic or a birth control it is safe and effective for long term use. The only ... Read More
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Dr. Arlo Miller
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Probably not: But you might try taking your spironolactone at night and see if the side effect goes away.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Yes: If this is your physician's recommendation. It's a remarkable and often overlooked rx and may make other things better as well. It's worth a try.

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