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16 year old having painful periods and acne. On Norimin. Weight gain and bloated stomach due to medication. Can she take Genit?

HI I have a 16 year old daughter who has been on Norimin for 6 months. I originally put her on it has she has very painful periods and also bad acne . Her acne is not better and she appears to have a very bloated stomach and put on weight from taking Normini. I have been recommended Genit by a GP for clearing up acne. Would this be effective for acne and ok for her age?
Asked On : Wed, 25 Jul 2012
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Thank you for your query.

Appearance of acne at this teenage stage is very common and is not necessarily due to Norimin. If the acne are causing a lot of problem then I suggest that you consult a dermatologist you may prescribe appropriate medication as I have not come across Genit for acne treatment.

I hope I have answered your query to your satisfaction.

Wishing your daughter all the best.


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