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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
You shouldn't be: If you're now suffering from severe depression and have just started a new medication, please call the doctor who prescribed it. Oral contraceptives ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Hormonal contraceptives may trigger depression or anxiety in susceptible women. The actual brand is not the issue, it's your susceptibility to estroge ... Read More
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Dr. Taliba Foster
17 years experience Child Psychiatry
It's possible...: Sprintec contains hormone compounds similar to progestin and estrogen. Depression is a possible side effect. Talk to your ob-gyn to get additional i ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: Four months is long enough to decide if a brand of birth control pill is helpful or bothersome. The doctor can evaluate to see if a different one can ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very normal on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually sel ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herb Coussons
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
One week: I assume you mean for contraception. There are other reasons to take a birth control pill, but they work to prevent pregnancy by preventing ovulation. ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Try our other forum: Can try the last pharmacy or prescribing doctor. Our private consultation forum may help. HealthTap PRIME doctors can see you via smartphone, tablet, ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Common: One of the most common side effects of birth control pills is irregular bleeding. If these symptoms are going to subside, they usually do so after the ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Missing data: If you are new to the pill, many docs suggest you use backup BC until your system is accustomed to that pill or 1 month. Some drug companies suggest t ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oral contraceptive ?: If you started your oral contraceptive pills on the 3-5th day after a normal period started, you should be protected. If you are on low dose contrace ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Likely protected: It's hard to tell from your question, but did you miss 2 pills in your pack, a week apart? But you made up for it right away and took the missed pill ... Read More
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