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    5/8/2015 3:14:09 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been taking 25 mg twice daily for acne. I recently went to a skin care specialist who told me this medication is also used to lower blood pressure. This made complete sense, as I have been extremely lightheaded, dizzy, and feeling as if I am going to pass out. My dermatologist failed to tell me this and instead doubled my dosage before I put the two together. Worked great for acne but I now ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    2/25/2015 3:46:17 PM

    Reviewer: KD , 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am a 47 year old female. I was prescribed this drug for overactive oil production resulting in back, tummy and arm acne. I never suffered pimple issues until I completed a Bikram 30 day challenge... guess all the heat and sweat ramped things up a bit? I am taking 100mg once a day, by day 3 I noticed significant elimination of pimples and redness! This drug works fast and very effectively. I real ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    1/21/2015 1:04:22 PM

    Reviewer: Boo_0, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was prescribed this medication off label for hormonal acne. I started off with a 100mg daily dose which did nothing for me. The dermatologist then switched me to 150mg daily and that made a huge difference. Within about 2 weeks I noticed I was no longer breaking out as I normally did and now almost 5 months later I get maybe 1 pimple a month. Great medication once you and your doctor find a dose ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    12/23/2014 10:10:29 PM

    Reviewer: Thart40, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am 40 and have had severe acne since my teenage years. I have tried every medication, washes, topicals, peels, laser, you name it I tried it. This is the first medication that has had any significant difference. I finally do not have break outs. I only wish I found this sooner.

    Condition: Other
    12/8/2014 11:12:49 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been struggling with acne for years, so after trying a few different medications, my doctor prescribed me this. It does work great. However, I suffer from gastritis, and this has exacerbated the problem. It's causing me to run to the bathroom 6 times a day. The side effects aren't outweighing the benefits at the moment. Been on it for 1 week.

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