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Birth Control Alternatives?

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Hi, I read that birth control and antibiotics helped a lot of people over 18 years old with acne. I can't really get birth controls (personal reasons) I was wondering if there's an alternative? My acne is definitely hormonal and I'm sick of it.

PS don't worry I won't take anything without going to a doctor. Just please anything but birth control.

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Hi, I read that birth control and antibiotics helped a lot of people over 18 years old with acne. I can't really get birth controls (personal reasons) I was wondering if there's an alternative? My acne is definitely hormonal and I'm sick of it.

PS don't worry I won't take anything without going to a doctor. Just please anything but birth control.

Prescription:

Anti-androgen: Spironolactone.

Over the counter:

Anti-androgen herbs: Saw palmetto, stinging nettle, wild yam

Spironolactone is one of the few things that have given people results similar to birth control or Accutane without all the side effects.

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