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... phasic. I've wondered which one she should try next and I think I would suggest Yasmin or Apri. I seem to read the most consistent good luck with Apri. Also, some people love Yasmin and some hate it. ... (28 replies)
... I'm been doing lotsa research on these boards and other websites and I've noticed that many other women have had the same problems I'm having with Ortho Tri-cyclen (a lot of moodiness, bad bad breakouts, bad cramping, strange periods). A lot seem to recommend either Yasmin or Desogen (Apri). Any thoughts on anything relating to these? (5 replies)
Desogen/Apri
Mar 29, 2006
... I'll try to keep you updated on any differences I see, positive or negative. I get the usual blackheads on my nose, but the PMS cysts are my nemisis right now! And oily skin! ... (12 replies)

... Lo just recently for 4 months and it make be break out so bad that it scarred my face pretty bad...but I didnt have any mood or weight issues. ... (5 replies)
Desogen/Apri
Mar 29, 2006
... hi again! I have the same mindset about the apri. Since it is a lot cheaper than Yasmin I will probably stay on it if my skin stays the same as it was on yasmin or even if it is slightly worse. I wonder why they haven't come out with a Yasmin generic yet? ... (12 replies)
... My skin isn't THAT bad...I get breakouts towards my period. I went on yasmin and my skin was HORRIBLE! I do NOT recomend it if you care about your face being clear. Didn't gain any weight and my periods were pretty light. ... (5 replies)
Desogen/Apri
Mar 27, 2006
... I've been on and off of this board for some years now. I was just wondering if anyone is taking Desogen or its generic Apri bcp. I have been taking Yasmin for about 2 years and really like it although I still breakout some. ... (12 replies)
... You should give it at least 6 months, as a lot of the girls on this board have had success after that long. You might also see if a derm or endocrinologist can prescribe you Spiro as well. This has also helped alot of women with hormonal acne. ... (3 replies)
Yasmin and acne
Sep 23, 2005
... please let us know how Yasmin works out. Good luck. ... (22 replies)
Desogen/Apri
May 25, 2006
... ommended Yasmin... I'm on my 3rd week and haven't really seen any results. Although I hear it takes a couple of months so I guess patience is the key. I'm hoping Yasmin works or else... that sucks. lol. Good luck with Desogen. ... (12 replies)
... verdana I agree !!! :bouncing: I've heard goodthing about it! (14 replies)
... I am on Yasmin and love it. I went to see my dermatologist today and asked him for an alternative because I want to get off the pill. The hormone in yasmin is similar to spironolactone and asked him about it. he gave me a prescription. ... (14 replies)
Yasmin and acne
Sep 23, 2005
... I was on Ortho Tricylen. Before I finally switched I had bad mood swings, bad acne, etc. I switched to Desogen (Apri) and now, after another year and some months, am having troubles with that. In a week and a half I'll be starting Yasmin. I can hope! Unfortunately, everyone's body is different and reacts differently to hormones. What works for someone might not work for... (22 replies)
... Have you tried Klaron or Tazorac? ... (28 replies)
Yasmin and acne
Sep 23, 2005
... Is Desogen mono-phasic? I think they work better than the tri-phasic pills. (22 replies)
Yasmin and acne
Sep 23, 2005
... I started out on Alesse when my acne was mild and it didn't do anything one way or the other. ... (22 replies)
... fore you really start noticing any difference in your skin... but it could be sooner! I would think about trying another pill if after 4 months nothing happens or your face gets worse. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, I'm acutally not on Yasmin now. ... (28 replies)
... cyclen and ortho lo are supposed to clear the skin..I said It was breaking me out, so I either wanted to just get off it or switch to a different brand of BC. She said okay...I told her I would call her to tell her which I wanted to switch too. ... (7 replies)
... Skimom- There was no initial breakout with Spiro what so ever. Some BCPs cause initial breakouts such as Yasmin & Ortho Tricylen (Regular & Low). I had the world's worse breakout with OTC-Lo.. it was a nightmare and i have the scars to prove it... it gave my cystic acne anong my jaw and cheeks! I was on for 4 months and the breakouts never stopped! I would stay clear of... (15 replies)




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