For the treatment of women with severe acne, unresponsive to oral antibiotic and other available treatments, with associated symptoms of androgenization, including seborrhea and mild hirsutism.
Note: Lydia Clair should not be prescribed solely for its contraceptive properties. However, when taken as recommended (see Dosage & Administration), Lydia Clair will provide reliable contraception in patients treated for the above clinical conditions. If patient compliance is uncertain and contraception is necessary, then a supplementary nonhormonal contraceptive method should be considered.
Lydia Clair has many properties in common with estrogen/progestogen-combination oral contraceptives and the same Contraindications, Warnings and Precautions applicable to this class of drugs should be considered.
Estrogen and/or progestogen should not be taken during treatment with Lydia Clair.