Cyproteronacetate in the management of severe acne in males

  title={Cyproteronacetate in the management of severe acne in males},
  author={R. H. Cormane and H. V. D. Meeren},
  journal={Archives of Dermatological Research},
  • R. H. Cormane, H. V. D. Meeren
  • Published 2004
  • Biology
  • Archives of Dermatological Research
  • SummaryWe report the results of an investigation of the antiandrogen cyproteronacetate (Androcur) in the management of acne vulgaris in the male patient. The interim report covers our experiences with 11 patients treated with an orally administered dose of 25 mg cyproteronacetate. Marked improvement was noticed in most instances. Side effects were minimal. This study shows that cyproteronacetate is an effective agent in the control of recalcitrant acne in males.ZusammenfassungWir berichten über… CONTINUE READING
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