I forgot to update last week but anyway Im probably going to be going off spironolactone very soon. I havent gotten my period since i started it and its almost been 2 months. In the beginning i just thought it was late because mine arent very regular but its been way too long. My parents are worried so I have to go to the doctor and then back to the derm to see whats wrong and most likely go on a different medication. Does this happen to other women on spironolactone?
I read it got worse for a lot of women before it got better, Im still waiting for it to get better. I know finals stress is making it worse, but Ive never had so much acne. I talked to my derm again and she keeps saying just be patient. Its started to barley clear up since last week. Because this treatment makes the skin very dry i noticed that my scalp has also been very dry too. I still have hope for this medication because it really helped a lot of people, so Im going to continue taking it bu
Severe acne sadly runs in my family, so I already had the genetic part against me. I started getting acne at just 10 years old but it got really bad right before my 11th birthday. It was so bad I asked to go to the dermatologist for my birthday, Ive been going to the same one since. At the time they just gave me a sulfur face wash and some moisturizer, and it continued to get worse. So when I went to stay with family in Mexico for a few months I saw a dermatologist there and they started me on T