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can utovlan be used as a contraceptive

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
What for?: Why do you want to take this hormone? You should discuss this with your primary care doctor or gynecologist. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Progesterone: As with all progesterone contraceptive abnormal vaginal bleeding is a major side effect. Bleeding every day or no bleeding at all, or anything in betw ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sally Rafie
12 years experience Pharmacology
You're protected: As long as you take it within 3 hours...same time is best but don't worry if you're only one hour off. Keep up the good work taking it on time!
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Krulak
22 years experience Family Medicine
EC: Although there are at least a dozen types of birth control pills that can be dosed as an emergency contraceptive, I can find no source that includes L ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
30 years experience Fertility Medicine
Less than 5%: In patients on combined hormonal contraception, amenorrhea may occur in less than 5% of patients and is no cause of alarm. Micronor (norethindrone) i ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Yes: Pain medication can be safely used with birth control pills.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
BCP: Best to consult your ob/gyn first.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely any change: That's like keeping pills in the refrigerator or its freezer. Cold temperature should not affect the ingredients. Most likely, the pills are still the ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
No: There is some old information out there that antibiotics interfere with oral contraceptives. This has never been proven for most commonly used antibio ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Even at high doses, your BCP would not be affected. At 5 mg, it is equivalent to what the body produces per day.

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