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Birth control pills use?

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Dr. David Kurss
38 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Safe/effective: Not sure of your question but birth control pills are safe, effective, easy to take - 1 per day, well tolerated, and have other benefits like shorter/ lighter/ less crampy periods.
Answered on Aug 22, 2018
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