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Acne Ortho Tri Cyclen
Friend takes ortho tri-cyclen for acne and is a sunday starter. However, she started on the thursday after. Are there any health consequences?
No health problems: So she started the pill later than she should have and this might lead to some cycle irregularity and abnormal breakthrough bleeding. But it is not harmful. She should expect some irregular bleeding and definitely needs to use back up birth control for the next 2 months. ...Read more
Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more
I take ortho tri-cyclen lo for my acne. Missed 1 pill in wk 2. Took it next day. Missed 2 days in a row &caught up next days.Start new pack or finish?
Is Loestrin comparable to Vestura? I went from Vestura to ortho tri cyclen but its caused bad acne. I don't trust Vestura but is Loestrin similar?
BC,s: No, these drugs have different componentsGet a more detailed answer ›
How long until ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) will take effect to help my acne?
How long does it take before ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) works for acne?
Don't know.: Otc works more like a prevention instead of treatment. So it may takes several cycles to start seeing the "effect". ...Read more
Can you tell me if i switch from ortho tri-cyclen to micronor, (norethindrone) will my acne come back?
Ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) or ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) lo for hormonal acne?
I take ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) lo for bad acne. I am a female runner so I am wondering if bc hinders performance or has serious side effects on athletes?
It does not: I'm glad for your athletic interests.Get a more detailed answer ›
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