Review: could Progesterone cause Cystic acne (Acne)?
Summary: Cystic acne is found among people who take Progesterone, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Diazepam, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 4,314 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Cystic acne. Find out below who they are, when they have Cystic acne and more.
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Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from 4,497 Progesterone users)
Cystic acne (skin sac with seborrhoea (scaly red skin)) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, crohn's disease. (latest reports from 30,223 Cystic acne patients)
On Apr, 7, 2015: 4,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 2 people (0.05%) have Cystic Acne.
Time on Progesterone when people have Cystic acne * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cystic acne||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Cystic acne when taking Progesterone * :
|Cystic acne||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Cystic acne when taking Progesterone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Cystic acne||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Cystic acne ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
- Sleep disorder therapy (1 people, 50.00%)
- Pain (1 people, 50.00%)
- Gastric disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
- Prophylaxis (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Diazepam (1 people, 50.00%)
- Depakene (1 people, 50.00%)
- Tramadol hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
- Humira (1 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Antivert for a 38-year old man with Hipaptites B. The patient has Pimples
- A study of side effects of MIRENA for a 37-year old woman with Birth Control. The patient has Acne, Brain Abscess, Weight Gain, Depression
- A study of side effects of Valtrex for a 29-year old woman with Genital Herpes. The patient has Acne
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