A 17-year-old female asked:
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is it normal to have breast tenderness while using my birth control pills to skip my period? my pills are monophasic and i have not missed any

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Dr. Regina Hampton
23 years experience Breast Surgery
Yes: Medications that contain hormones, like birth control pills, will cause breast pain or tenderness.
Answered on Feb 16, 2014
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