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What is the Most Effective Dosage of Spironolactone to Fight Acne?

I know it will vary from person to person, but I'm curious if there is a certain dosage that is considered the most effective for combating hormonal... READ MORE

What Type of Cortisone is Used for Acne and What Dosage is Correct?

I was just curious about the type and dose on injectable cortisone for acne cysts. Are they're different types? How much is used and how is diluted? READ MORE

Can Too High a Dose of Sprionolactone Make Acne Worse?

I am a 22 year old female who has been struggling with acne since the age of 19. I have been on Spironolactone 150mg since July 2011 and recently my... READ MORE

Spironolactone dosage?

Hi, i used to take spiro for my acne. It completely cleared my skin with 100 mg daily, i stopped for a while and started again, but the results are... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Use Doryx 100mg Capsules Twice Per Day for the Treatment and Maintenance of Clear Skin Long Term?

I have used doryx before but only 50mg once per day at night to keep acne at bay. Recently I had a flare up and I was prescribed 100mg twice per day... READ MORE

I'm France female 22 year old 45 kg, it is OK to take Althea and aldactone together? And what dose is recommended for me?

Im taking althea a coc pill rightnow to manage my jawline acne and planning to take aldactone also. since I was 10year old when i have menstration I... READ MORE

What's the correct dose to prescribe to someone weighing 145lbs, taking Absorbica? My Dr. asked at last appointment (Photo)

[BTW - the best regimen (and I am 41 with recalcitrant cystic acne) before this was: AM: Sumaden cleanser Aczone gel 5% CeraVe moisturizing lotion... READ MORE

Should I be taking Spironolactone everyday or just a few days before my next period to treat adult female acne?

I have a prescription from my dermatologist for Spironolactone that says on the label to take a few days before each period, but I'm not sure if this... READ MORE

Currently, on 4th Month of 2mg/kg Isotretinoin. Can Lowering Dose Cause Flare?

My doctor is saying that I should lower my dose due to some red rashes of my cheeks. I know from my course that each time I raise the dose there's... READ MORE

What should my isoface dosage be?

I recently got isoface 20mg pro caps from colombia sadly I was not able I go to dermatologist I wiegh 175lb and have mild acne I get a lot of white... READ MORE

About using xeractan. I've been taking 40 mg for 2 months but the acne is still appearing, especially near menstruation.

I'm taking xeractan 40 mg for 2 months now and I improved a little bit but still the acne is appearing specially near the menstruation. Now in the 3rd... READ MORE

How should I get rid of breakouts? I'm using oratane (20mg) right now but nothing I have tried is working. (Photo)

I am 20years old, weighing 48kg. I have acne since I was 15. I have tried many creams and antibiotics but nothing worked. I just started my oratane... READ MORE

Any insight on a longer term, lower dose course of isotretinoin vs the standard cumulative dosing?

I'm a 44 year old female with moderate acne. I'm currently taking Oracea and Spironolactone and I'm using Aczone and Retin A topicals. My... READ MORE

I'm suffering from nodular acne. I'm on isotertinoin. Shall I continue this dose for 6 months? Will it cause any issue?

I'm 22 yr old asian suffering from nodular acne since 9 years. i have taken both minocycline and doxycycline for more than 2 years which gave a... READ MORE

Is my accutane regimen sufficient? I am afraid my acne will relapse again.

Hello doctor. I am on a low dose regimen of accutane of 10mg/day for 1 year and 9months. This is my second treatment on accutane as I had a relapse... READ MORE

I have a resistant acne rosacea. Do I have any other options such as Accutane or higher dose of antibiotics?

Hello! I have a resistant acne rosacea. I tried metro gel and finacea in addition to oracea and 100 mg dexocycline but nothing worked for me. Do I... READ MORE

After 2 months of pause, should I continue my Oratane dose? Is it safe? What is the difference between Oratane and Accutane?

I visited my doctor in feb and he gave me first dose of oratane to b taken for 40 days. i completed it. then he gave me 2nd dose of oratane for 90... READ MORE

Is 120 mg of isotetronime a day ok? My bloodwork is ok. I am a 5'7 male at about 128 lbs. Thanks

Hi am on isotetronime (accutane) and have been on it for about 3 months. I take 2 pills a day each containing 40 mg so 80 mg a day. Today my doctor... READ MORE

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