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... per derm visit. I haven't gone for a year and a half, but I want to make an appointment. Do derms prescribe birth control pills? ... (20 replies)
... Ortho-Tricyclen is one many Dr's recommend for acne. Personally I found it too strong for me though, actually broke out worse on it, and switched to Ortho-Tricyclen-Lo. My friend who is a nurse in an OB-GYN practice said that Ortho-Tricyclen is the only one "recognized" for treationg acne, though I have heard otherwise on this board. (6 replies)
... er source. If your doctor prescribes something that is an oil, it will do just the opposite of what you are talking about. It will give your skin a better oil and should correct the condition. Birth control pills can cause more acne is some people. ... (3 replies)

... I am getting ready to stop taking birth control pills. I am currently taking Ortho Tri Cyclen. It has not helped with my acne. I think it may have made it worse. ... (0 replies)
... tricyclen and that was cool but then she broke out in month 2 and it got worse and worse until she quit in month 4 when she started accutane. It got really bad. We didn't want to stick around for 6 months to see what would happen. ... (17 replies)
... for those of you on birth control pills, ortho tri cyclen in particular. ... (4 replies)
... What birth control pills are you all on? ... (12 replies)
... I just wanted to suggest that you do a search on this subject. There is a lot of information in the archives. I went through this with my daughter a while back and found that at least for us both the generic and regular orthotricyclen broke her out badly. Other people will tell you that the generic did break them out. ... (4 replies)
... My doctor changed my birth control pills about 8 months ago...she said the dosage I was on was way too strong for me... ... (2 replies)
... clear no matter what time of the month it is. It took around 3 months and the first month I broke out pretty bad, but it is the only thing that worked for me and my sister. We both had moderate acne that was worse before our periods and by the time I started to clear, it was time to break out all over again. ... (20 replies)
Birth control
Nov 28, 2006
... It definitely took me a few months to see any results with the birth control.. ... (10 replies)
... A year ago, I stopped the birth control pill and I broke out really bad. I had very bad acne on my back, chest, neck and face. When I was on the birth control, I had some but not as bad. ... (2 replies)
... I went off birth control pills in August, after being on them since I was 17 I believe, I am now 24. ... (6 replies)
... I can tell you from my personal experience that Alesse is the ONLY birth control pill that has worked for me. I used to break out with terrible acne while being on many other pills. ... (8 replies)
... I have been on Birth Control Pills to "help" my skin and regulate my cycle for over 1 year. ... (18 replies)
Birth control
Aug 31, 2004
... im not sexually active, and never was, so do u think getting birth control pills is wise for me, cuz i KNOW i have hormonal acne since i ALWAYSSSS break out wiht ATLEAST 2 HUUUUUUGE cysts the week OF my period. ... (0 replies)
... I've been on birth control for a few years now, and although my acne is hormonal, BC hasn't really changed the severity of my breakouts. I still break out right before my period. ... (8 replies)
... I still break out, but they are much less serious then they used to be. And it's done wonders for my PMS. I don't get the emotional highs and lows that I used to. ... (17 replies)
... But when I lost my period and then got it back 6 months later I broke out all over my jawline, hairline and temples and it was horrible because they were just a bunch of bumps. ... (8 replies)
... up is reacting with the chems and hormones in the bc pills. Ortho tri cyclen cleared up my face a teensy bit. But the Alesse could be making you break out. Other pills like Yasmin claim to help clear your face too... if this one is making your acne worse, I'd talk to your doctor and try to switch brands. ... (3 replies)

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