Spironolactone

Spironolactone Tablets

Spironolactone (Aldactone) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. Androgen Inhibitors block the effect of androgen (male) hormones, which can contribute to acne symptoms in some individuals. Spironolactone and Acne Spironolactone is occasionally used for the treatment of acne, primarily in women. Although Spironolactone is not a common treatment for acne, some patients have reported positive results …

RU58841

RU58841 Solution from Anageninc

RU58841 is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. This medication is used topically, primarily for the treatment of androgenic alopecia (androgen-induced balding). RU58841 was developed as topical a treatment for hair-loss, hirsuitism and acne. Although this medication was never commercialized, it is occasionally used to treat hair loss and is widely available online. RU58841 is not generally …

Flutamide

Flutamide (Fugerel) Tablets

Flutamide (Fugerel) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication that blocks the activity of androgens (male hormones). Flutamide is rarely used for the treatment of acne. Flutamide is a synthetic non-steroidal anti-androgen (NSAA). It is primarily used for the treatment of prostate cancer, hirsutism (excessive body hair growth) and as part of the hormone replacement regimen for …

Fluridil

Topilutamide aka Fluridil or Eucapil

Fluridil (Topilutamide, Eucapil) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. Fluridil is available as a topical medication that is primarily used as a treatment for androgenic alopecia (hormone-induced hair loss). Fluridil is rarely used as a treatment for acne. Fluridil is not available in all countries. Androgen hormones stimulate the growth and activity of the sebaceous glands …

Finasteride

Finasteride (Propecia)

Finasteride (Propecia) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. It is commonly used for the treatment of male pattern baldness and enlarged prostate. Finasteride is not routinely used in the treatment of acne. Finasteride inhibits the synthesis of the powerful androgen (male hormone), DHT. DHT is closely related to Testosterone, but is more potent. Inhibiting the effects …

Dutasteride

Dutasteride (Avodart) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. Dutasteride is primarily used as a treatment of male pattern baldness and enlarged prostate. Dutasteride is not routinely used in the treatment of acne. Dutasteride inhibits the synthesis of the powerful androgen (male hormone), DHT. DHT is closely related to Testosterone, but is more potent. Inhibiting the effects …

Cyproterone

Cyproterone Acetate (Androcur) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. Androgen Inhibitor medications block the effect of androgen (male) hormones that can contribute to acne symptoms in some individuals. Cyproterone is occasionally used for the treatment of acne, primarily in women. Cyproterone is not a common treatment for acne, but some patients have reported positive results with …

Cimetidine

Cimetidine (Tagamet) is a medication that is used primarily to treat heartburn and peptic ulcers, but also functions as a weak Androgen Inhibitor. Cimetidine is a histamine H2 receptor antagonist that was once among the most commonly used medications to treat heartburn, but has since been largely replaced by newer medications with fewer side effects. …

Bicalutamide

Bicalutamide (Casodex) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication that blocks the activity of androgens (male hormones, such as testosterone). Bicalutamide is rarely used for the treatment of acne. Bicalutamide is a synthetic non-steroidal anti-androgen (NSAA). It is most frequently used for the treatment of prostate cancer, hirsutism (excessive body hair growth) and as part of the …