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How long does it take before ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) works for acne?

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 50 years experience
Don't know.: Otc works more like a prevention instead of treatment. So it may takes several cycles to start seeing the "effect".

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