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Columbus, OH
A 22-year-old female asked:

Is ortho tri-cyclen a good medication for acne managment along with retin gel?

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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 37 years experience
It can be.: Retin A is usually an effective topical treatment for acne. Many girls/women also take birth control pills, such as Ortho Tri Cyclen, (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) which can also help to control acne.
Last updated Jul 31, 2014


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