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... Yasmin was the last of the estrogen containing pills that I took. ... (2 replies)
... Androgen is the testertone hormone your talking about which leads to acne and excess oil. Birth control pills come in all different levels of estrogen and testosterone, therefore you would be interested in a pill with a " low" androgen level, aka "anti androgen". ... (7 replies)
... i guess maybes it's the extra estrogen as i think the levlen was only 25 but then why did my face just decide it wanted hormonal acne if i did so well on 25 for so long? ... (0 replies)

... Try a brand that doesn't have a lot of estrogen or try a mini pill with no estrogen at all. I am on a mini right now and couldn't be happier. The only downfall is... ... (5 replies)
... effective cause it has no estrogen. I have always had bad acne and it has made my acne worse. ... (10 replies)
... only and it made my acne worse. I believe it's the estrogen in the pill that helps regulate the acne. ... (2 replies)
... Hmmm. Im wondering...what are the hormones in the nuva ring that could spur these breakouts in some individuals? I was previously on Seasonale for a very short time, and my skin broke out a bit the first week and then cleared up. Maybe it had more estrogen? Estrogen doesnt do my body good but maybe my skin? Im just curious what hormones specifically seem to do happy things for... (31 replies)
... I had to stop the regular combined pill because of blood pressure issues, and got a copper IUD. I still have an acne problem, and the only thing that cleared it up was the Nuvaring. ... (2 replies)
... to acne first two months but this month i keep getting breakouts on my cheeks and forehead. ... (2 replies)
... yep - I went to 2 seperate dermatologists last week. they said it is either - stress related acne, or relted to my nursing (maybe I'm getting my period?!?) - but I never had this before - this is my 6th child! - could be from the iud, I guess, but my ob does not think so - he did blood work last week too - estrogen was low - but everything else was normal. I NEED TO GET... (8 replies)
Nuva Ring and acne
Sep 18, 2004
... I haven't used it, but the progestin in it is safe for acne prone skin. As far as improvement, I'm not sure since it is extremely low in estrogen. ... (1 replies)
... It's not the timing, it's the less estrogen in Yaz but the same amount of progestin. So all you now have is more progestionational side effects such as skin problems, moodiness and fatigue. ... (1 replies)
... This is the most commonly prescribed type of pill, and contains small doses of both estrogen and progestin. Within this, there are even more groupings depending on whether each includes more estrogen than progestin or vice versa. ... (9 replies)
... I know that the two birth control methods I were taking were high in estrogen, if I went on the proestrogen only pill would my cystic acne clear up? ... (0 replies)
... usly on Microgestin Fe and the only other birth control I can remember being on is Yaz when a state program allowed me to get it. Both of these have only 20mg of estrogen in them, and it turns out that Ortho Cyclen has 15mg more. ... (1 replies)
... more estrogen into the blood stream than the typical birth control pill. ... (2 replies)
... rand and she found it was generally well tolerated compared to some of the newer brands. I liked it when I was on it except it did not clear my skin. It has less estrogen than regular Ortho, it has 30mcg to ortho's 35mcg of estrogen. I liked it because it did not make me gain weight or give me mood swings. ... (7 replies)
About Depo Provera
Oct 19, 2006
... estrogen is important. Progesterone leaches the calcium from your bones while estrogen keeps the calcium in your bones. Combined hormone birth control pills has net estrogenic effects and that is better for your bones. ... (10 replies)
... Regarding: Ortho Novum 1/35 aka Necon 1/35 aka Norinyl 1/35 aka Nortrel 1/35 (all of these have the same drugs in them, just different generic names, which is why you don't hear about ortho novum, it is the brand name!) Ortho novum 1/35 has medium estrogen, medium/high progestin, and medium androgen effects Breast tenderness is a side effect of having either too much... (11 replies)
... does anyone know if it's the estrogen that I'm lacking or progesterone when you get a migraine during your period... You'd think they'd figure this out by now!!! ... (10 replies)

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