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Review: could Progesterone cause Cystic acne (Acne)?





Summary: Cystic acne is reported only by a few people who take Progesterone.

We study 4,299 people who have side effects while taking Progesterone from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Cystic acne. Find out below who they are, when they have Cystic acne and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Progesterone and have Cystic acne >>>

Progesterone

Progesterone has active ingredients of progesterone. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from Progesterone 4,479 users)

Cystic acne

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 Cystic acne 30,123 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 4,295 people reported to have side effects when taking Progesterone. Among them, 2 people (0.05%) have Cystic Acne.

Trend of Cystic acne in Progesterone reports

Time on Progesterone when people have Cystic acne * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cystic acne0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Cystic acne when taking Progesterone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cystic acne0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Cystic acne when taking Progesterone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cystic acne0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Cystic acne ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Sleep disorder therapy (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Pain (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Gastric disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Prophylaxis (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Diazepam (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Depakene (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Tramadol hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Humira (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Omeprazole (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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