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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not directly: While weight gain is one of the reported side effects of oral contraceptives, it is most likely due to an increased ape titer and subsequent increased ... Read More
Dr. Scott Beard
25 years experience Urogynecology
No: But most americans gain weight overtime.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Please read this: Weight gain is certainly a concern to many women. However, they need to ask about other, more serious side effects of any medication. Here is a noncom ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Schwartz
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It varies: Average weight gain on most birth control pills is around one pound per year. If you want to avoid weight gain consider a drospirinone containing o.C.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Low hormone dose: Brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone) is a very low estrogen dose pill that keeps the lining of the womb(endometrium) minimal. The "period" f ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Brevicon allergy: Brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone) is an oral contraceptive. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a for ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check a PG test: Assuming that is negative, many pills do not build up enough tissue in the endometrium to cause a period and the way to show that is a pelvic ultrasou ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Doucette
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably normal: Presuming your not pregnant, it is not uncommon for some pills to suppress uterine lining proliferation so much that there is no significant sloughing ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nothing effective: Assuming you are correct in your timing, the only thing that will delay your period is pregnancy. That is clearly not the solution you are looking for ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone): has both norethindrone & ethinyl estradiol.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
Specializes in Gynecology
Can happen: These can happen with all birth control pills, you may switch to a non-hormone method, or at least, a low hormone method (iuds, implants, mini-pills, ... Read More
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