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F015 - Practical Guidelines For Using Spironolactone in Acne Patients

Friday, February 16; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Select the best candidates for spironolactone treatment.
  • Counsel patients appropriately on spironolactone side effects.


This session will enable attendees to select the best candidates for spironolactone treatment for acne. Attendees will also gain valuable knowledge about spironolactone side effects and management of patients on this medication. Uses for spironolactone other than for acne treatment will be secondarily discussed.


  • Graber, Emmy M., MD, MBA: 3Derm Systems – C(H); Keratin Biosciences – C(H); Sebcaia, Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding); Sol-Gel Technologies – C(H);
  • Harper, Julie Claire, MD: Aclaris Therapeutics Inc. – A(H); Allergan, Inc – SP(H); Aqua – C(H); Bayer Pharmaceuticals – I(Fees), O(H); BioPharmX – A(H); Dermira – A(H); Galderma Laboratories, L.P. – C(H); Galderma USA – SP(H); La Roche-Posay Laboratoire Pharmaceutique – SP(H); Novan – A(H); Promius Pharma, LLC – SP(H); Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. – C(Fees); Taro Pharm – A(H); Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC – SP(H);
  • Schlosser, Bethanee Jean, MD, PhD: Beiersdorf, Inc. – A(H); Decision Support in Medicine, LLC – O(H); UpToDate, Inc – O(H);
  • Sivamani, Raja, MD: Burt's Bees – C(Fees); Dermala, Inc. – A(SO); DermVeda – A(NC);
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, February 16
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 32B
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Emmy M. Graber, MD, MBA, FAAD
  • Bethanee Jean Schlosser, MD, PhD, FAAD - Handout
  • Julie Claire Harper, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Raja Sivamani, MD, FAAD