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Distressed took epilim, got acne. How long for my hormones to balance after epilim ?

I am very distressed. I was on epilim 100mg twice a day for 3 weeks. it gave me acne . i still have acne a month after stopping it, and it feels like its getting worse. before the epilim, my skin was clear. how long will it take for my hormones to balance after the epilim - I know it increases testosterone in the body which makes acne but i stopped it a month ago
Asked On : Wed, 22 Aug 2012
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I really appreciate your concern, if this is the condition of the acne so of course it is due to some hormone changes but it is alone is not the reasons it may associated with other factors too infection is one of them, here in your case the Epilim is not the cause of this but it seems to be your age, but with the proper medicine and diet it comes around, I would advise to see the dermatologist, there is not time period fix for the hormone to get corrected but the most important part is infection and hygiene that's matters the great hope this information helps.
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