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Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Birth control: Birth control pills prevent pregnancy through several mechanisms, mainly by stopping ovulation. If no egg is released, there is nothing to be fertiliz ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Hindelang
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
BTB: Oral contraceptives tend to have a thinning effect on the lining of the uterus (endometrium). If the lining becomes too thin, it becomes fragile and s ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
BC pill: The bc pill works because it interferes with the period cycle controlled by the lower part of the brain. The hot flashes are due to irregular controls ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Roseff
39 years experience Fertility Medicine
Get tested: There are several possible reasons for hot flashes, and you need to get tested in order to find out if any of them pertain to you. Some can have medic ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If taken properly: I put my pts on lower dose pills 10-25 mcg estrogen - safwer less chance of wt gain, bloating etc, maybe u are on taht pill for a specific reason, I d ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many do: Some patients prefer not to take the placebo week pills. As long as you follow the directions taking one pill per day during the 21 days and restart t ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Musinski
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Withdrawal : Withdrawal of birth control is highly unlikely to cause weight gain. Without birth control you may be pregnant which can cause an initial, significant ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yashica Robinson White
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many options: There are many options available for effective contraception. The best method for you depends on your age, medical history, your contraceptive goals ( ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Sudler
40 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Safer than Pregnancy: Since the birth control method is not specifed in the queston. In general, if a patient does not have contraindications to a specific method of birth ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
>95%: With "perfect" use (that is : not missing pills, and taking pills at the approximately same time everyday) more than 95% effective at preventing pregn ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: This depends on where you live and what kind of birth control you want. The cheapest method i know of is to use a brand of pills called sprintec. It i ... Read More

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