Although Ocella is not approved for use in treating acne, healthcare providers can prescribe it "off-label" as an acne treatment. it contains drospirenone(a progesterone hormone that works to counteract the effects of certain "male" hormones (which all women have in low amounts and that may cause acne). Therefore, ocella is likely to help treat acne by working against these male hormones.
- Ocella Information for Consumers
- Ocella Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Ocella (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 19 Aug 2009 • 1 answer
Posted 28 Sep 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 11 Oct 2011 • 1 answer
If Ocella made my acne worse in the first month should I stop taking it or stick it our for 3months?
Posted 30 Nov 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 21 Jun 2012 • 2 answers