Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care 2012: 38(1)

I knew Dianette wasn’t supposed to be prescribed too readily or for too long, but I hadn’t realised that this is actually a feature of the licence and not just a good practice point.  Dianette is only licenced for two conditions – hirsuitism, or severe acne refractory to prolonged antibiotic treatment.  The licence also only covers its use for 3 – 4 months after the condition has resolved.

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