Women's Healthcare

Acne Therapy

Acne

A high production of male sex hormones (androgens) in women can, for example, lead to acne, hirsutism (male-type body/facial hair), and androgenic alopecia (male-type hair loss).

A high production of male sex hormones (androgens) in women can, for example, lead to acne, hirsutism (male-type body/facial hair), and androgenic alopecia (male-type hair loss). Not only are these disorders troublesome for cosmetic reasons to the women affected, they are also frequently accompanied by disorders of the menstrual cycle or the development of ovarian cysts. Women with high androgen levels also have an increased risk of infertility.

 

Bayer offers such a product that may be of benefit for these women. It is important for doctors and patients to discuss all available treatment options to ensure the patient receives the best medication for her.

Advice for patients

Each body reacts differently to medicines. Therefore it is impossible to tell which medicine works best for you. Please consult your physician.