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... 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)
... not being on Spironolactone for 6 months after taking it for 6 years that I was only suppressing my hair follicles abilitity to respond to androgens because the Spiro was blocking the androgen receptor. I noticed that I started to develop facial hair and more hair on other areas so I went back on Spiro for a few months. ... (80 replies)
... She put me on the BC, but that wasn't enough. So she made an appt with an 2nd Endo that was visiting my hospital and that's when he mentioned spiro to me. BC still wasn't working so in Aug. ... (15 replies)

... BC wasn't effective enough, Spiro wasn't either right? ... (80 replies)
... she is knowledagable about what it can do for acne or hirsutism issues. However your best bet is to get that referral to an Endocrinologist. ... (80 replies)
... Thanks =) I quit the Spiro because it didn't clear my skin and because I'd rather be on a more natural anti-androgen/DHT inhibitor. While it was helpful with hirsutism, the more strict I am with my diet and the more I learn about how food interacts with our body to produce hormones, toxins and unfortunately feed/provide microorgansisms (friendly and unfriendly) the less body... (80 replies)
... As for me, Diet and Spiro were the most effective treatment combo against my acne, hirsutism, and menstrual cramps. ... (15 replies)
... Hey guys =) I have an appt. with an endo(first time seeing an endo). Can any of you guys give me some advice on what to expect or what I should do before going. For example, #1. Since their going to be testing my blood. Should I stop taking my vitamins? (Omega 3's, zinc & vitamin E) so they won't interfer with the test? If so, how many weeks/months should I BE stopping the... (1 replies)
... Well Spiro definately has some good qualites. They say that only a small percentage of women actually notice cycle disruption and require BC. ... (44 replies)
... androgen, so this may explain why it may be more effective than Spiro and has been found to be just as effective as Finasteride. ... (2 replies)
... to a few years before your skin might be clear with spiro. Granted, 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)
... Hey there well I've been on spiro for over 6 years now. ... (44 replies)
... ion, results aren't noticable until 3 or 6 months. Then after 1 year you should see further results. So far the BEST combination for my body hair reduction was Spiro and Diet. ... (39 replies)
... as my acne goes, I've had a few zits here and there, but nothing huge. Pretty much about the same level of acne that I had before taking Spiro. I'm also taking Spiro for mild hirsutism, and that seems about the same so far as well. ... (12 replies)
... clear and the Spiro helps with the hirsutism. However, I really hope that they work for you. ... (10 replies)
... and my derm. had perscribed LOTS of antibiotics and creams over the years. After reading about spiro several years ago, I decided to request it. ... (80 replies)
... clear, but very dry and flaky. I've always had dry skin, but I feel that the Spiro has made it a little worse. ... (7 replies)
... This combo has worked wonders on me. In addition to these meds, I'm also taking Spiro, but because I have mild hirsutism. If your skin is on the oily side, Spiro will definitely dry it up. ... (6 replies)
... Hi everyone. I'm not really new to this board, but I haven't been on for a long time. I just turned 19 a month ago and I've been dealing with acne ever since I got my period...which was at age 10. I've been to tons of derms. and they didn't help at all. I also went to a endro. and he gave me birth control pills. Didn't really help my skin and I gained weight. I tried accutane... (6 replies)
... book The Hormonally Vulnerable Woman by Dr. Geoffrey Redmond. It has a section on hormonal skin and Spiro. He states in the book that a minimum dose of 75mg of Spiro is needed to tackle acne. I found this to be true as the 25mg and 50mg did nothing. ... (80 replies)

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