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  1. daughters acne wont respond
    ... worked for her, and still is, is Yaz plus 50 mgs of spironolactone and she was taking Doryx for a couple of years. She...
    Medications also discussed in this post: yaz

  2. ACNE at age 37
    ... cause & cure it! I"ve tried accutane, antibiotics, spironolactone , & everything topical that's ever been made, plus...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin accutane

  3. No such thing as adult acne?
    ... oily like me then it works great. Also, look into spironolactone it is working amazing for me and its cheap, most insurance...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Differin Retin-A

  4. Painful cystic acne, 28 y.o. female, HELP!
    ... be seeking treatment for soon. Yes - I am aware of Spironolactone and it's anti-androgen effects. I would not mind ... mainly because of my high Bp. I would love to go on Spironolactone if I could still monitor my cycles regularly and evaluate...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Differin Yasmin

  5. How to fade scars and deal with overall redness
    ... the use of Retin-A (have also just been prescribed Spironolactone of 100mg/day), I have LOADS of scars..so even if I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A

  6. Spiro - carcinogenic?! And does skin always get worse?
    ... Hi there, I've just been put on Spironolactone 100mg/day (take it as one dose), but have read that...

  7. Some good ways to get rid of acne.
    ... pantothenic acid) lots of it, you an research this online. spironolactone - has to be prescribed by dr. - works very well for ... products help some people. birth control, yasmin has spironolactone in it. vitamin A, use the water soluble kind called...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin

  8. can you take both spironolactone and doxycycline
    ... [QUOTE=Leslie95;3483365]can you take both spironolactone and doxycycline twice a day of each to treat acne...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Doxycycline

  9. spironolactone for acne
    ... poster on this board. One of the problems with Spironolactone is it has a side effect for males-- it Stops there...
    ... poster on this board. One of the problems with Spironolactone is it has a side effect for males-- it Stops there...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  10. Vitamins for Acne!!!
    ... caps a day. But what has really cleared my acne up - spironolactone , one month in and acne is almost gone and no more...

  11. solution for severe acne
    ... I asked my dr. for spironolactone , it's a dieretic made for blood pressure, but works...

  12. Long difficult acne story... still there
    ... taking 6 a day, 2 at a time. My dr. also prescribed spironolactone , which is a blood pressure med, but doubles as an...

  13. Spironolactone using please reply
    ... Well over 2 years ago I asked my Dr. to prescribe Spironolactone to me and to my surprise I am 99% clear. I don't even...
    ... Hi I'm a new user of Spironolactone and I was wondering if I should continue my original...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  14. question about spiro and bcp
    ... generic ortho tri-cyclen to get him to prescribe me spironolactone . (For some reason he insists I have to be on bcps...
    ... generic ortho tri-cyclen to get him to prescribe me spironolactone . (For some reason he insists I have to be on bcps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium accutane

  15. The money and time involved in trying to get rid acne. Your thoughts?
    ... I swear my skin is a lot oilier now. I'm starting spironolactone this week and just praying to God it works. So...
    ... that don't break out? I'm just not getting it. The spironolactone will help considerably with the oil, taking it twice...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A accutane

  16. When visiting the dermatologist...
    ... is a follow up where he said he'd prescribe me some spironolactone , and in the lighting used in his office or even just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A

  17. fighting perioral dermititis
    ... I avoid iodized salt. Dermatologist has given me spironolactone to use for my skin since it seems like the outbreaks...

  18. What the derm told me - spiro / accutane / diannette etc...
    ... We find it is usually a very effective drug. On Spironolactone in the UK: Actually there is nothing new about...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  19. Need advice from other tretinoin users
    ... to the dermatologist, who got me all excited to try spironolactone , but then deflated my excitement by telling me I had...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzac Tretinoin benzaclin accutane

  20. "Acne & oily skin"
    ... try spironolactone ....

  21. Spironolactone for acne and facial hair?
    ... when I started using Yaz birth control, which has Spironolactone in it. I saw results almost immediately. They recommend...
    ... despite my "normal" hormonal lab tests) and recommended spironolactone right away. 12 months later and i have absolutely...
    ... despite my "normal" hormonal lab tests) and recommended spironolactone right away. 12 months later and i have absolutely...
    Medications also discussed in this post: yaz

  22. 8 Weeks on Differin, Mino & Finacea
    ... bcp's? I had adult acne, and found my miracle drug: Spironolactone . It's the only thing that's given me long-term excellent...

  23. Help!!!!
    ... couple of week but gets much better. I'm also taking spironolactone which is helping, i still get pimples for they are...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Differin Retin-A tazorac

  24. Can I clear up hormonal acne WITHOUT birth control pills?
    ... Spironolactone ....

  25. just starting spironolactone
    ... I just wanted to comment. As a long time user to spironolactone (2 or 3 years) It is still working for me and my skin...

  26. how long does spironolactone stay in the system
    ... site said this: "Although the plasma half life of spironolactone itself is short (1.3 hours) the half lives of the ... the faeces. If you need more info, just search for Spironolactone "half life" to see how long it will take for your...

  27. why is my hair oily and itchy and now have severe acne?
    ... Sounds like hormones. Have you considered taking spironolactone ?...

  28. The 'ONLY' thing that has worked for me.....
    ... Was Spironolactone ! I tried all the anti-biotics, bcp, lotions, potions...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  29. Solodyn?
    ... immediately for you? Thanks i'm taking it with spironolactone and my skin improved in like 2 weeks. I only have...
    ... Yea, I'm taking the 90 mg also. Along with that and spironolactone , I use Ziana at night and differin in the morning...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Differin

  30. Frutels? Anyone try them?
    ... hormonal acne in women, ask your dr. for 100mg of spironolactone - look it up, it's not harmful to take. Not all dr...

  31. Yasmin
    ... don't notice anything, maybe you could inquire about spironolactone ....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin

  32. spiro and body acne
    ... Spironolactone ...

  33. Spironolactone and hormonal effects
    ... most of my adult life. My derm put me on 25 mg of Spironolactone a few months ago. I did not see any improvement, ... sensitive and am wondering what the hormonal effects of Spironolactone may be. I took myself off oral contraceptives when...

  34. I love Spiro!
    ... hormonal acne - go talk to your doctor about getting on spironolactone ! It did take a few weeks to kick in and in the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin

  35. How to treat Acne in Teenager
    ... only thing that has worked consistently is yasmin and spironolactone . before that we went through a list as long as your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin

  36. doxycycline stopped working?
    ... 2, but then I started a different acne treatment ( Spironolactone ) which worked wonders, so I didn't need the Mino anymore...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clindamycin minocycline

  37. Yasmin and Saw Palmetto Question
    ... supposed to work like an androgen suppresor such as spironolactone . Since you can successfully take spiro with Yasmin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin

  38. Anyone in the UK seeing a derm? ..Or on Spiro?
    ... scheme to do so? I commited the sin of buying Spironolactone on the internet a few months ago (yes, I read up on...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis accutane

  39. Spiro or Accutane? Hormonal or bacterial? Help??
    ... did me in...so now I have the option of Accutane or Spironolactone , which he will prescribe me if I ask. I just can't...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin accutane

  40. Acne on neck, ugh!!!
    ... is because of the drsp in it that is comparable to spironolactone . Ortho-tri lo uses a different progestin....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin

  41. Murad?
    ... went to my GP and I brought in a little research for Spironolactone (he actually clapped!) and he agreed to have me go...
    Medications also discussed in this post: yaz

  42. How long can you be on spiro?
    ... Np! ;) Its full name is spironolactone (brand name Aldactone). Some Drs won't prescribe...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aldactone

  43. Solodyn help??
    ... im taking 90mg a day of solodyn and 100 mg of spironolactone . i didn't see any results for four full months but...

  44. Hormone-related acne, please help!
    ... reading the posts of here I begged my doctor to give me Spironolactone and I havent looked back since. I take 50mg a day ... this for years). I can say though I do think it is Spironolactone that is keeping my spots away as Im guessing Im probably ... antibiotics now. Please speak to you doctor about Spironolactone and if he wont give it you threaten to just buy it...
    ... i also think spironolactone might be good for you. it has been a miracle for me...
    ... read some posts about a year and a half ago about SPIRONOLACTONE and asked my doctor about it. She was glad to let...
    ... read some posts about a year and a half ago about SPIRONOLACTONE and asked my doctor about it. She was glad to let...
    ... want to inform your doctor that Yasmin contains 25mg spironolactone , which is why it helps with mild acne. i've had some...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Erythromycin Potassium Yasmin accutane

  45. Best Remedy for Oily Skin? Help!
    ... working right now is prescription medications like spironolactone ....
    ... working right now is prescription medications like spironolactone . I have super-oily skin, too! Kesae, I agree...
    ... my oily skin is Diane 35 along with 100mgs/day of spironolactone . Washing your face to much will not get rid of oil...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl

  46. anyone suffer from Adult Acne?
    ... I did suffer with adult acne! But not anymore! Spironolactone cleared me up within a month...I am on 100mg a day...

  47. Another Bride to be...With Acne! :(
    ... things/products listed above with no luck! Then I tried spironolactone ! Do a search on this medication! It has been my answer...

  48. Adult acne - nothing working
    ... things to control my acne. Then I asked my doctor about spironolactone . She prescribed me 25mg a day and I saw a little improvemen...

  49. FREAKING BACNE help help help help help
    ... not notice a huge improvement until I started taking Spironolactone ! I have no acne on my chest, back or face...just some ... scarring. Spironolactone is the only thing that has worked for me. I have tried...

  50. help! redness, dryness, and pimples!
    ... for about five years. For the past year I was taking spironolactone , 50 mg a day, and it worked fantastically well. I...

  51. Question for Spiro Users
    ... I have been taking spironolactone for about 2 months now, 50 mg twice a day. My last...

  52. Post Accutane
    ... months later). I am now trying a different route ( Spironolactone : for hormonal acne) in hopes that I have found something...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  53. starting proactive
    ... now (which I am still not happy with...but am taking Spironolactone for...hopefully it will work). In regards to Proactive...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis

  54. acne meds does any one out there have any good suggestions
    ... benzoyl peroxide, sulphur, etc...well I have been on spironolactone for 1 year now and my skin is nearly perfect. I do...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl Erythromycin Tetracycline metrogel minocycline

  55. How many people scrub their face?
    ... dry and flaky (I think it's due to a combo of the Spironolactone I'm on and the dry, cold, winter air). I'm using...

  56. popping pimples
    ... and it vanishes very quickly. My ultimate cure is spironolactone . Cheap. No side effects. One pill a day..100mg. good...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl

  57. Spiro Side Effects
    ... on the top of the page in a big red box it said... Spironolactone has caused tumors in laboratory animals. Talk to your...

  58. Acne cure for the needy!
    ... I use spironolactone . I have tried everything. Including expensive treatments...

  59. Spiro Question?!
    ... Tri-Cyclen (regular, not low), and have been taking Spironolactone for about a month. Thing is, I am in the middle of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  60. want clear skin???
    ... acne, please ask your derm. for this medication. It's Spironolactone 100mg daily. Its the only thing that has worked for...
    ... acne, please ask your derm. for this medication. It's Spironolactone 100mg daily. Its the only thing that has worked for...
    ... occasionally with blood tests to make sure all is well. Spironolactone was orignally a drug used to lower high blood pressure...
    ... :p Spironolactone has changed my life. I am going on 44 and have had ... years. I have tried everything and after a week of Spironolactone . My face is getting so much clearer. What a lifesaver...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Yasmin Potassium

  61. VITMAIN B5 for acne - anyone tried it?
    ... researched some of the other birth control pills like SPIRONOLACTONE but concerned with the side affects! I have been...

  62. Read This!
    ... can get it. I have heard alot of good things about Spironolactone (sp?). I have heard it really decreases the oil which...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin accutane

  63. New to Accutane
    ... now, and have finally decided to try something else ( Spironolactone ). However...if that does not work, I have NO problem...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  64. Extremely Oily...Please Help
    ... Given, you are a girl, you can also try the drug spironolactone , which works in a similar way to the supplements I...

  65. Do not go to the Derm!
    ... what? they did not work for me. she prescribed spironolactone , which works as a hormone blocker and is also the ... pills that help with acne. after years of suffering, spironolactone is the ONLY thing that has significantly helped my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  66. 40, with acne like a teenager
    ... who cannot take bc pill, they can still just take spironolactone . 100 mg - 200 mgs. is a normal dosage for control...
    ... You might recognise the "spir" in it is similar to " spironolactone ", which some women use to control their acne. Spironocultan ... Yasmin pills have a very low dose of spiro. But the Spironolactone derivitive WITH estrogen in the Yasmin pill is the ... with lower estrogen and low androgen activity, and spironolactone as well, as suggested by skimom? There are lots on ... discussions on this board about spironolactone on this board - just search for "spiro". Good luck...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Loestrin Retin-A Yasmin accutane yaz Potassium aldactone

  67. At my wits end. Please help... :(
    ... following combination worked wonders for me: 1. Spironolactone . Miracle worker. I've stopped taking it after 6 ... changes. But it did happen. Now that I'm off the spironolactone and the minocycline, I do get occasional pimples,...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl Differin minocycline

  68. spironalactone
    ... me. i told her that i had done some research about spironolactone and acne, and it was something i wanted to try. she...
    ... Spironolactone is a potassium sparing diuretic used to lower blood...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clindamycin Potassium tazorac

  69. Yaz and acne
    ... work for her plus she gained weight. I feel that the spironolactone has also helped a lot. It would be interesting to...
    ... I have been on Yaz and Spironolactone for almost a year now. I have struggled with acne...
    ... Yaz has spironolactone in it. It takes about 4 months for the spiro to do...
    ... pills should work in time. Also, consider adding some spironolactone in. She might need more hormonal control than just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin yaz accutane Bactrim

  70. Girls, BC question for acne
    ... Mostly, what's left now is scarring. She is also on spironolactone - 50 mgs. and Doryx 200 mg. and this has helped a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin accutane

  71. adult acne
    ... Well I did some research and found something called Spironolactone . I asked my doctor,(not dermatologist) if she could...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  72. How long do you have to take Spiro?
    ... Hi there, I too am on Spironolactone generic for aldactone, and it is working great. My...
    ... QUOTE=caligirl23;2532971]Hi there, I too am on Spironolactone generic for aldactone, and it is working great. My...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aldactone

  73. What foods to avoid while on Spiro?
    ... Hi, I know that spironolactone is a potassium-sparing drug. So what foods does one...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  74. HELP! Running out of options....and patience.
    ... Some things that have helped in the past: bactrim, spironolactone , fish oil capsules, and taking dairy out of my diet...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bactrim

  75. Plexion, yasmin, tazorac, what more?!
    ... Ya haven't tried spironolactone yet. Read up on it....


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