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Spironolactone for the treatment of acne in women, a retrospective study of 110 patients.

DOI: j.ijwd.2016.12.002  PMCID: PMC5440451  PMID: 28560306  

There is limited evidence on the safety and efficacy of spironolactone in the treatment of women with acne. Thus, for many dermatologists spironolactone remains an alternative rather than a mainstay treatment for female patients with acne.

Charny JW,  Choi JK,  James WD

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