" ...suffered from hirsutism ...cystic acne and I noticed that it gets worse and I break out like crazy during my period. I have had my hormones tested, including androgens but everything is normal. ... "
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Cystic Acne & Hirsutism
0.31% of the posts that mention Hirsutism also mention Cystic Acne (79 posts)
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" ...acne and mild hirsutism. Proscar and Flutamide both worked well for me. Spiro made my VERY sick. I'm having trouble getting coverage for Proscar or Flutamide with my new insurance--has anyone el... "
" ...appropriate? Hi i am suffering from cystic acne (face and shoulders and back) and hirsuitism. I am 25years. i tried antibiotics for acne which helped initially but later did not.i am consulting an... "
" ...My personal experience with Saw Palmetto was awful. I started developing cystic acne EVERYWHERE. I was using it in conjunction with Yaz and Spiro though which might have caused some sort of hormona... "
" ...a normal period. I have super frizzy hair, cystic acne on my face, back, upper ...chest. I also have mild hirsutism and sometimes I become ...low sometimes too. Ovarian cysts disappeared afte... "
" ...a metabolite of spironolactone so it has some of the same effects such as a decrease in acne and hirsutism. It is why I picked this particular pill. It was the only one that rid me of my... "
" ...be really interested to see those hormone results - LH FSH Testosterone (or androgens) Oestrogen and progesterone levels - and what day or your cycle. It is interesting that your cycles are so regu... "
" ...and haven't tanned this summer (I'm already a light olive complexion anyway). I'm not on birth control, haven't been in over a year and I never had this issue while on bcp. Has anyone else notic... "
" ...androgens, although my testosterone is on the higher range of \"normal\". I am not overweight. But I have full blown symptoms like ... "
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