I started taking Mononessa about 2 weeks ago. I would on occasion have a few little zit patches of about 1-4 little white heads. Now, I no longer have little whiteheads but deep, painful pimples. They are so deep that I notice them days before they even become white or bulbous enough to treat. I understand BC causes more hormones and so its easy to get more acne in the beginning. But is it possible that this type of BC is only going to make it worse? If so, how do I change my BC. I still have the rest of this packet and 2 full ones. Thank you! :)
I realize this answer is very late but may help someone else. And I hope your acne has resolved.
Mononessa can cause acne in some people and then a few people find it helps clear their acne. With these hormonal birth control pills they can affect people differently. If acne becomes worse or persists then please see your doctor and they'll be able to help you change to another birth control.
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