Which birth control helps acne and prevents weight gain?

Acne. You have acne and are on birth control at 50? You clearly have significant hormonal issues and may be peri-menapausal and should consult your GYN.

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What birth control is best for women who suffer moderate acne and wont cause weight gain?

Several choices. Pretty much all of the newer pills and a number of 'older' pills, which have gone generic, will do the trick. The issues with weight gain and acne were related to some of the original progestins in pills having 'androgenic' side-effects. Talking to your doctor about your concerns and how your cycles are in general will help to find the best pill for you. Read more...

What birth control pills help acne and have no weight gain or emotional side effects?

Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) usually have less side effects. For acne, 1.Take Cipro 500 mg twice daily for 3 weeks 2. Squeeze the acne lesion to take out the pus. Squeeze enough till all the pus is out and a little bit of blood comes our. 3. Wash your face with medicated soap twice daily and apply clindamycine 1% solution on each acne lesion. In 3 weeks you will be very happy. Read more...

Is there birth control pill that helps anemia and acne without weight gain?

No pill. Has been shown conclusively to cause weight gain, although many choose to believe it. No birth control pills have an absolutely consistent side effect profile either. All birth control pill choices basically come down to 'try it and see.'. Read more...

I would like to take birth control to help w acne and hormones for rest of life... risks? Dr. Worried about long term use blood clots? Weight gain? Ty

Yes it is possible. Acne can help with management of acne ,primarily to prevent pregnant while on Tretinoin but also reduce the level of active testosterone in the blood,You may use it until menopause ;provided you are healthy and have no contraindications,Blood clots can occur but is rarely a problem,. Read more...

I take lyrica (pregabalin) (150 mg), want to quit smoking and start birth control how do I prevent weight gain? Recently lost 30+ lbs previously.

Chantix, diet, ... Chantix is a medication that targets nicotine receptors in the brain and blocks nicotine from reaching them. diet, exercise, sleep, low stress and visit your doctor on a regular basis. Read more...

How can I prevent weight gain while on birth control pills?

Good nutrition. Although the oral contraceptive pills do slightly affect thyroid levels by increasing thyroid binding globulin the minimal dosage of the pill no longer causes "estrogen bloating and water retention, a leading cause in weight gain. Eat a proper balanced diet, exercise, and get plenty of sleep and you will not "look like the stay puff marshmellow man". Read more...
Exercise. 1 hour of exercise a day and eating 5 serving of fruits and veg's a day with appropriate proportion size of main servings. Read more...