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she has been on birth control before, acne meds, topical meds, and still has horrible acne. we think it is hormone imbalance. how to fix?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Various treatments.: while elevated glucocorticoids (or testosterone) cause acne, they cause a lot of other symptoms (obesity, thin skin glucocorticoids; male appearance if testosterone). Treatments Benzoyl peroxide, antibiotics, such as clindamycin, doxycycline, erythromycin, and tetracycline. Topical retinoid medicines, such as tretinoin accutane, tazorac (tazarotene)

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