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cause of mircette allergy

A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: You changed brands and slightly increased the dose. Birth control pills usually improve acne and they are not related to weight gain.

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Dr. Nancy Durso
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Depends: All birth control pills can be effective in the first cycle of taking them if they are started before the 4th day of the menstrual cycle. To be doubl ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
There are two: Desogestrel & ethinyl estradiol, both synthetic & potent hormones to suppress ovulation.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
ESTRADIOL;DESOGESTRO: It contains combination female hormones ethinyl Estradiol and desogesterol in first 21 active pills and last seven are inactive sugar pills.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same as any OCP: Headaches, nausea, breast tenderness are the most common and will typically resolve during the first pack. Dangerous signs are severe shortness of bre ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same as any OCP: Headaches, nausea, breast tenderness are the most common and will typically resolve during the first pack. Dangerous signs are severe shortness of bre ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kelber
26 years experience Family Medicine
Not usually: Most women on mireya do not have periods. But some women either spot or have occasional, periods. This does not mean the iud is not working.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Hillard
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same drug: The original name for this hormone combination was mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel).The brand name drug is protected by a patent for a per ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fielder
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nothing: Kariva is just the name of a generic substitution of mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel).
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