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what birth control pills wont cause acne or make me gain weight?

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Dr. Kevin Daus
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Depends: All birth control pills lower the male hormones that are linked to acne. However, the progestin in some pills are made from male hormones. I think a good place to start is a pill called natazia (estradiol valerate and dienogest). Hope this helps.

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Last updated Dec 24, 2014

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