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... sn't been a major problem for me having waited all this time to go. We just got insurance and I went to the dermatologist about my problems. They prescribed 50 mg of Spironolactone for me on Wednesday of last week. I took one pill Wednesday evening. ... (2 replies)
... I do not think spiro is considered a hormone by itself. It just is a testosterone blocker. (28 replies)
... I am a 43 year old woman who has battled hormonal acne most of my adult life. My derm put me on 25 mg of Spironolactone a few months ago. I did not see any improvement, so the dose was increased to 50 mg. ... (28 replies)

... I finally got my regular physician to prescribe SPIRO today, but only 25 mg! Is that going to help at all? ... (28 replies)
... My doctor prescribed me 25 mg of Spironolactone 1x a day to start for my hormonal acne. ... (2 replies)
... broke out for the first time, I was 10 and my mom had me stay home from school because she thought I had the chickenpox! Turns out it was just my first bout with acne that would last a lifetime. ... (6 replies)
... Wellll, I just got back from the endocrinologist. My pelvic ultrasound looked normal, and all my lab values were normal except my thryoid (TSH) was slightly high. Soooo, I was prescribed Thyroid medication + Spironolactone (200 mg- 8 25 mg pills!) and Vaniqa cream. And for my acne, I will continue to take Apri (generic Desogen bc pills), Minocycline (I'm down to 100 mg once... (11 replies)
Sep 24, 2002
... Yasmin contains Drospirenone 3.0 mg which is equivalent to 25 mg of Spiro. For effectiveness using Spiro, dosage is the key. ... (21 replies)
... months now and my skin is great now! I still have the red marks, but they are easily covered with concealer. My derm said that they should fade. I started out on 25 mg a day, which is really low. I saw some improvement. ... (63 replies)
... My taking Spiro resulted in cirrosis of the liver. After taking 25 mg. two times per day for 6 months, I began to get really sick. ... (63 replies)
... Hey everyone. I just got back from seeing Family doctor (that I've never seen before) about my moderate/sever hormonal acne for the first time(I couldn't get into see a dermatologist until late october so this was second best). I was armed with print-outs about different medications (specifically Spiro seening as most doctors are hesitant of perscribing it to you) hoping... (10 replies)
... Like you I had early onset acne that persisted until I went on Accutane. The Accutane helped control my acne for about 10 years then I started having breakouts again. Accutane is a very toxic drug however, so before you go on Accutane I would try Spironolactone. ... (30 replies)
... I've been on Spironolactone for about 9 months. It is the best medication I have ever been on for acne. ... (6 replies)
... I have had moderate to severe acne for about five years. For the past year I was taking spironolactone, 50 mg a day, and it worked fantastically well. I was actually getting compliments on my skin and could go out without makeup for the first time I can remember. ... (3 replies)
... mg then every month I will move up 25 to 50 mgs. ... (8 replies)
... I wouldnt stop taking it. My derm told me the same thing. I had been taking 50 mg a day for about 9 months and my skin was nearly perfect for the first time in my life. ... (10 replies)
... plus 50 mg additional spiro. I haven't seen her for a couple for weeks but it seems to be working so Yay!!! ... (10 replies)
... the dosage does matter as well. My suggestion is that if spiro is working so well, and you think that it's affecting you negatively try reducing the dosage by 25 mg and see if those symptoms disappear. ... (81 replies)
... My acne has pretty much stayed away with spironolactone. Occasionally I will get a small pimple on the side of my nose but they usually go away quickly. ... (1 replies)
... Momma - I am so happy for you!!! Thank you for this post because this is a very viable solution for many girls/women. Our derm just prescribed yasmin and spiro (25 mg to be added in one month if Yasmin doesn't work) for my daughter. He is being conservative. I suppose if the Yasmin works for her then that would be good on its own. She has also tried all of those things... (24 replies)

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