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... I have heard that Yasmin has a small amount of spiro in it, which a lot of dermatologists use to treat acne. Yep, they probably don't even run blood tests on you, they just put you on Yasmin or Spiro. ... (80 replies)
... Have you considered asking your PCP for a referral to see an endocrinologist. Read "Female Acne and Hormones" by Dr. Geoffrey Redmond. ... (13 replies)
... can tell them to kiss your assets and just go to an Endocrionologist or another doctor instead. Hirsutism can be Idiopathic or Hormonal... ... (15 replies)

... eliminate a type of acne for them, so I suppose even if you do have a hormonal disorder you could try it. At the same time, usually if you just treat your hormnal disoder.... ... (14 replies)
... Wow, those are ALL great reccomendations, but they focus on only a few of the treatments and reasons our acne is seemingly terminally "hormonal". There are more medications out there to treat our hormonal balances that have nothing to do with estrogen, avandia, etc. ... (15 replies)
... I'm hoping someone can relate to this. My 24 year old daughter got very bad cystic acne last year. A dermatologist prescribed long term prednisone at 60 mgs. a day. Not only did her acne not get better, but it got much worse. Then, the same derm. ... (2 replies)
... An Endocrinologist is trained to recognize metabolic disorders and as such this is the type of doctor you want to visit. ... (80 replies)
... and she said she was going to ask my other doctor if that would be something they could give me. but of course he said no. ... (5 replies)
... Though I know that my acne is hormonal. If you suspect yours is hormonal, then perhaps it's time to treat your acne from the inside with things that help your hormones. Antibiotics have a pretty bad rep. on here. ... (3 replies)
... mg because that's what my endocrinologist says is usually needed to treat hirsutism. During the first month, I noticed a decrease in oil, but not in acne. ... (16 replies)
... The name of the condition you are referring to is called Hirsutism. ... (17 replies)
What is spiro?
Nov 26, 2004
... Ahh, yes Spiro is a good drug for acne. It's been an aldosterone inhibitor for over 20 or 30 years now, and it has been used to treat acne almost as long. ... (2 replies)
... and women that begin at such an early age are usually more at risk for developing metabolic disorders such as these. Eitherway, a dermatolgist is not the person to see about a pending hormonal imbalance. ... (80 replies)
... or accompanied by other symptoms should see an endocrinologist. I also am a big fan of chinese and homeopathic practitioners because they generally do not treat symptoms, but look for the underlying source of the problem. ... (22 replies)
... LOL, this is just way to funny. ... (39 replies)
... Acne or any other hormonal disorder, allergies, or even cancer can kick in at anytime. It all depends on your level of exposure to irritants, toxins, or where your genetic defect is. ... (28 replies)
... I decided to repost this for those interested in exfoliating scars and lightening blemishes. Remember eliminating acne is half the battle for some. The other half occurs when you get marks leftover. ... (5 replies)
... I agree with the last post about seeing an endocrinologist. If your acne is severe and is on other areas of your body than your face, it's probably hormonal. Its kind of a catch 22. ... (7 replies)
... I've had my fair share of acne all throughout middle school and most of high school. I'm 17, currently a senior. I used to think my acne was horrible, disgusting, everything. ... (3 replies)
... day. For some 25mg is enough to clear them, for others it's 200mg, for moi... ... (80 replies)

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