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... severe persistent acne. Over the past couple of years, I finally got my acne under control. I actually have clear skin thanks to the right combination of medications and, also, just getting older. ... (7 replies)
Hormonal breakouts
Aug 11, 2005
... Hey, thanks for the info. ... (8 replies)
... My dermatologist also suggested Yasmin. She prescribed minocycline to get rid of the acne and the Yasmin is helping to maintain it. I saw better results with the minocycline than with Yasmin. However the side effects of minocycline were unbearable. ... (8 replies)

... after reading about it on this board, this seems to be the wrong pill for no period because each pill has a varying hormone level. ... (1 replies)
... I got off bcp because I had to for medical reasons. When I went back on my Dr. suggested I try Yaz. ... (2 replies)
... I didn't really have bad acne before going on the pill, but this past month, since not taking the pill, I have definately got a little acne on my forehead. I haven't had any at all since being on the pill. ... (12 replies)
... like acne. I was hoping that it would clear up within a month, but it only seemed to get worse. Of course I can't say for sure that stopping the pill caused it, but nothing else in my life or routine changed. I tried waiting it out but I just couldn't take it. ... (5 replies)
... This is my story... I will first inform you that I am a 21 year old female so I should have already went through my acne stage. I never had a problem with acne until the last year and my skin has kinda gone crazy..I began taking birth control about 3 years ago.. ... (0 replies)
... but I'll be back on again when my period returns. In general this was the best BCP I've ever been on, and I've been on about 5 different formulations. One thing you'll find is that not just one single bcp is meant for every single woman. ... (21 replies)
... i am starting bcp for the first time this friday when i have my gyno appt and i haven't decided which pill would be primary concern is acne but also depression. ... (34 replies)
... I went on BCP's at age 16 for my acne. My doctor had tried just about everything else except accutane and BC was the next alternative. ... (8 replies)
... I wasn't on the pill for 20 years, but I was on it for several years, and I quit taking it about 6 months ago. ... (7 replies)
... Hmmm...I don't think I ever really made the connection before, but after reading everyone's posts, I think that my BCP really did make me gain weight!! ... (10 replies)
... he will help you find the best one. Every woman has a slightly different experience with any of the pills. ... (10 replies)
... Well, I've been to the doctor on and off for several years. I would like others' opinions on this, with maybe some advice. Hopefully not biased. ... (0 replies)
... what kind of acne do you have? ... (34 replies)
All Yasmin Users
Nov 5, 2003
... Unfortunately most of the women had some pretty negative experiences with it, but its always best to hear the full story, and remember everyone's different and you might not have any problems at all! ... (14 replies)
... ive been taking depo provera for 6 yrs... ... (4 replies)
... I started taking Ortho Tri-Cyclen when I was 16 maily to regulate my period & for bad cramping that I got every month, but it also helped with my acne! I used to have pimples on my forehead, but after a few months the went away. I took it till I was 18, then went off it b/c I got PG. After I had my daughter, I breast-fed her for 3 months & I couldn't take OTC at the same... (8 replies)

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