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 4,311 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 4,493 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 30,209 Cystic acne patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 4,310 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Progesterone, Albuterol Sulfate, Advair Diskus 250/50 for a 22-year old woman with Progesterone Increased, Asthma. The patient has Short-term Memory Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Progesterone, Armour Thyroid, Cymbalta for a 61-year old woman with Premature Menopause, Hyperthyroidism, Teenagers And Depression. The patient has Unexpected Seemingly Reasonable Confrontational Similar To Wellbutrin Side Effect For Me Which Became Severe
- A study of side effects of Lyrica for a 33-year old woman with Neuropathy - Femoral Nerve. The patient has Cystic Acne (skin sac with seborrhoea (scaly red skin))
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 25-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Stomach Pain, Burping (noisily release air from the stomach through the mouth), Acne (skin problems that cause pimples), Headache (pain in head)
- A study of drug interactions between Norvasc, Progesterone, Synthroid, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Vytorin for a 48-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Menopuasal, Thyroid Disorder, High Choloesterol.
Recent Progesterone related drug comparison:
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