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    Condition: Other
    5/29/2009 10:56:31 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    i have been taking this med for 2 weeks and my skin is better already i am a 33 yr old who has battle acne since the birth of my last child 6 yrs ago i thought i was destined to have ugly skin forever but this med has really given me hope. i take 25 mg 2x a day. along with topical finacea and benzaclin. i have also gotten 1 blue light treatment. the only side effect i have experienced is moodin ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    5/26/2009 5:24:33 PM

    Reviewer: Tree, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been taking this drug for one month and I am overjoyed with how well it has cleared up my acne. I read the posts because I have had a few side effects that seem to be consistent with the reviews. For instance, I am 30 y.o. and run marathons. Since taking the medicine I have lost 5 pounds from 122 to 117 (I am 5'5"). I have no appetite. . . at all. Therefore, I am having a ha ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    5/24/2009 2:34:31 PM

    Reviewer: AB, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I just began this med prescribed for acne. Kinda freaked out when derm told me that it would "feminize the fetus" if taken during pregnancy, as it blocks male hormones, altering the devlp. of a male baby. This bewilders me! Never heard of such a thing. Has anyone become dehydrated from this as it is a diuretic? I read it causes tumors in lab animals...any experience with this? Will it w ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    5/22/2009 10:19:23 AM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I'm taking this medication instead of lasix to treat foot/ankle edema. (Lasix caused too much potassium loss.) It works very well, and doesn't cause the urgent trips to the bathroom that lasix causes.

    Condition: Other
    5/16/2009 10:41:06 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I was prescribed 100 mg twice a day for acne and it has helped somewhat; Although, my skin is definitely not clear yet. I've been taking it for about 6 weeks along with Alesse (estrogen/progesterone) birth control. My blood pressure has increased greatly (from low to prehypertension), which I'm assuming is from the birth control, I have to urinate frequently, get dizzy spells and occassi ... Show Full Comment

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