Yes it can.
Spironolactone is an anti-androgen, which means that it counteracts the effects of male hormones (androgens).
Because of these effects it is frequently used to treat a variety of cosmetic conditions in which androgen hormones play a role, including excessive hair growth, androgenic alopecia (hair loss), acne, and seborrhea (skin rash).
It is well worth trying. All the best.
- Spironolactone Information for Consumers
- Spironolactone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Spironolactone (detailed)
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