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Irregular period. On cyclo-progynova oral pills. Why acne? What are the side effects?

Hi doctor.I m a female,20 years old.i m having menstrual irregular and i was prescribed with cyclo-progynova. Today its my 8th day taking the oral tablet.My big concern is acne started to develop all around my face. I m wondering how long do i have to wait for the side effects to subside?and does this hormone therapy really works to regulate my menstrual?And can i stop taking the oral tablet immediately and would it cause a dramatic side effects?
Asked On : Fri, 28 Sep 2012
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Thanks for the query

You might have developed PCOD.

It is a disorder of ovary,

It is usually associated with irregular menses and acne.

Yes hormone therapy may work,

as you might be having a hormonal imbalance.

Please meet a gynaecologist

Let me know if you have any other doubt.

you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you
Answered: Tue, 3 Sep 2013
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