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 …

Red Clover

Red Clover

Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) is a flowering plant that is native to Europe, Western Asia and Northwest Africa. It is now naturalized worldwide. Red Clover is a common agricultural cover crop because it fixes nitrogen in the soil and is a rich source of pollen and nectar for bees. Red Clover is widely used in Naturopathic Medicine …

Oregon Grape

Oregon Grape (Mahonia aquifolium) Berries

Oregon Grape (Mahonia aquifolium) is an evergreen shrub that is native to western North America. The Oregon Grape is the official plant of the state of Oregon (USA). The bush has spiny leaves and blooms of yellow flowers that develop into dark blue berries. The berries of Oregon Grape are edible, but they are quite tart. Oregon …

Norgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol

Norgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol (Ovral G)

Norgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol is a Hormonal Contraceptive (birth control) medication. Norgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol are analogues of the female hormones Progesterone and Estrogen, respectively. Levonorgestrel is the biologically active form (enantiomer) of Norgestrel. Hormonal contraceptives are not frequently used as a primary treatment for acne, but many women report substantial changes in their acne …

Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol

Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol (Ortho Tri-Cyclen)

Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol is a Hormonal Contraceptive (birth control) medication. Norgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol are analogues of the female hormones Progesterone and Estrogen, respectively. Hormonal contraceptives are not frequently used as a primary treatment for acne, but many women report substantial changes in their acne symptoms after starting use of Hormonal Contraceptives. There are …

Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol

Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol (Lomedia 24-Fe)

Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol is a Hormonal Contraceptive (birth control) medication. Norethindrone and Ethinyl Estradiol are analogues of the female hormones Progesterone and Estrogen, respectively. This medication is widely used and is marketed under many different names. Hormonal contraceptives are not frequently used as a primary treatment for acne, but many women report substantial changes …

Norethindrone

Norethindrone Tablets (Errin)

Norethindrone is a Hormonal Contraceptive (birth control) medication. Norethindrone is an analogue of the female hormone Progesterone. Hormonal contraceptives are not frequently used as a primary treatment for acne, but many women report substantial changes in their acne symptoms after starting use of Hormonal Contraceptives. There are many different types of Hormonal Contraceptives. All Hormonal …

Norelgestromin and Ethinyl Estradiol

Norelgestromin and Ethinyl Estradiol (Ortho Evra)

Norelgestromin and Ethinyl Estradiol is a Hormonal Contraceptive (birth control) medication. Norelgestromin and Ethinyl Estradiol are analogues of the female hormones Progesterone and Estrogen, respectively. This combination Hormonal Contraceptive available as a transdermal patch that is applied directly to the skin. It is commonly marketed as Ortho Evra. Hormonal contraceptives are not frequently used as …

Medroxyprogesterone

Depo-Provera (Medroxyprogesterone)

Medroxyprogesterone is a Hormonal Contraceptive (birth control) medication. Medroxyprogesterone is a synthetic analogue of the female hormone Progesterone. Medrocyprogesterone is used as a long-lasting injectable contraceptive (eg. Depo-Provera). Hormonal contraceptives are not frequently used as a primary treatment for acne, but many women report substantial changes in their acne symptoms after starting use of Hormonal …

Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol

Levonorgestrel and EthinylEstradiol Contraceptive Tablets Amethyst

Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol are used in combination as a Hormonal Contraceptive (birth control) medication. Hormonal contraceptives are not frequently used as a primary treatment for acne, but many women report substantial changes in their acne symptoms after starting use of Hormonal Contraceptives. Levonorgestrel is a synthetic version of progesterone. The combination of Levonorgestrel and …