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... I am 38 and have had moderate acne my whole life. I took accutane at the age of 22 and it worked temporarily. I came back. ... (0 replies)
... Cwaigy, What brand of b5 did you take? (11 replies)
... The hair loss could also be due to an increase in androgen hormones by stimulating the adrenal glands, or alternatively because DHT can no longer bind to the sebaceous glands as they've been shrunk by the lack of Biotin there is more DHT left to bind to the hair follicles. ... (11 replies)

... OK, so here's the rest of the hormonal tests you should get. I'm also including the lipid panel because this is also an indicator. Steriod hormones (progesterone, androgen, estrogen, cortisol) are made from cholesterol. Furthermore, inflammatory products such as pro-inflammatory prostaglandins (PGE2) are made from the wrong fatty acids. There was actually a study that... (14 replies)
... Oh yeah, definately get your endocrinologist to do some blood work. I'm really surprised that he doesn't want to give you spiro due to it's (libido reducing) side effects, when you were taking Proscar and are now on Avodart. Don't those also affect your libido, as I've read that proscar does??? As for the blood tests, well he'll probably run a Male Panel on you which will... (14 replies)
... Then in the spring of 2003 I took Accutane again, but at a higher dosage. ... (14 replies)
... bolded are examples of hormonal disorders that accutane doesn't have any effect on. ... (14 replies)
... airloss, and it may even help with your acne, but some people that NEVER had acne were taking this and it actually gave them a form of acne. Yet, you will be on accutane so you may not get any new acne because of that. ... (14 replies)
Accutane Journal
Jul 27, 2004
... Hello whyme, First you have to understand that most of the scientists out there consider this a myth. just like the correlation between your diet and your acne. this does not happen to everyone, but to some of us, so you may hear a lot of people denying it. For me and few others, our acne gets flared up after we ejaculate due to the excessive oil production, this is... (672 replies)
... hed it.males have know to take between 500 and 600 mgs a day without problems,but i dont recommened anyone doing this.i would like to see research with spiro and accutane together. ... (4 replies)
... Truth is that Accutane is a bit of a paradox. It actually INCREASES Insulin Resistance while on treatment, but the effects usually disappear afterwards. ... (9 replies)
... I was on my 3rd month of accutane. first i noticed more coming off in the shower, and later i noticed my hairline starting to recede. from what i've been told, accutane is basically a high dose of vitamin A and high dose vitamin A can cause hair loss. unfortunately, i have found that this hair loss is not temporary. ... (3 replies)
... Definitely sounds to me like excess Testosterone. Yes, even us females have some T, not that you really have an excess but you are converting testosterone to DyHydroTestosterone, DHT. I've suffered with terrible acne/oily skin and now the hair growth since my teen years. No one ever told me about the hormone connection...just gave me antibiotics (for years on end) and a... (7 replies)
My story
Jun 14, 2006
... I'm not a girl but explore these options Anti-androgens - Retinoids (accutane, retinA, Isoterx, azelex), Estrogen, Spironolactone, Flutamide, Glucocorticoids (select cases), Insulin Sensitizers, Folic Acid, Green Tea, Saw Palmetto, etc DHT Inhibitors - Retinoids, Avodart (duatasteride), Green Tea (EGCG), Beta Sitosterol (Saw Palmetto), Curcumin (Tumeric), Zinc Sulphate,... (5 replies)
... smite please dont mistake my arrogance for pomposusity ;) (is that even a word) As for kkpp he has roscea i think this is very different to say vulgaris, maybe what he says is good for roscea, i won't dispute this its foolish of me to dismiss his ideas about roscea when i have never had it. But its bollocks for bog standard acne. so is zinc and b5 and accutane and... (40 replies)
... synthesis from Vitamin A in your body. Hmm, or maybe that is the mechanism as to how it is a DHT inhibitor. ... (8 replies)
... acne a staphylococcus aureus infection. I used everything from antibiotics to accutane. Antibiotics worked for their duration, but had their toll on my organism. accutane worked for a bit, but in the end was too dangerous for its small benefit on me. plus since then i have dry eyes. ... (0 replies)
... Granted, accutane also has the ability to increase insulin resistance and as such one can develop a hyperlipidic state while on it. ... (55 replies)
... Continuation of my post above.... I'm a big fan of recent studies, but these were rather shocking for me to come across as they are from almost 10 years ago (they go back further). I would've been 14 - 15 years old at the time these were published and if I had KNOWN, I would have avoided wheat, saturated fats, trans fats etc back then instead of having to wait until... (30 replies)
... Oh what the heck: So this is why "bread" can cause/initiate acne production. "Bread" as in Wheat, as this is primarily what is used when we speak of Flour, Bread, Pasta, etc. Now I follow a gluten free (gf) diet and therefore I avoid most grains, yet millet is one of those that is allowed in a GF diet. I however have yet to eat millet and now that I see that it is just... (11 replies)

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