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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Yes it may: ...Like it s spelled out in most inserts of those products. Read it carefully.

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
DON'T SMOKE.: Smoking is a major risk factor. Oral contraceptives and smoking don't mix.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A side effect of BC : Pills can be blood clots, not common , but more common if u are older and if someone smokes as pills are contraindciated if u are over 35 and smoke, a ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes that may be the only option as marena also has hormones.Copper loop may be the option
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
See your OB-GYN: The progesterone content of your birth control pills may cause some swelling/ cramps and all birth control pills can cause blood clots in the leg vein ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: If you have had a DVT while on the pill, you should not ever take an estrogen containing pill again. There are birth control pills that contain only ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Very risky : That would put your life at risk in multiple ways. No doctor would ever consider doing that. Blood clots and blood thinners have serious risks. Use on ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually sel ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Correlations: There is a distinct increase in risk of a stroke in those women who have a history of migraine with aura (classical migraine) who take birth control p ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Birth control pill: The safest birth control pill is the one that works for you. But you want to take the lowest dose pill that works for you, so discuss with your physi ... Read More

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