A 34-year-old member asked:
What are disadvantages of progesterone only pills?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
No estrogen: #1 slightly higher risk of unintended pregnancy. #2 less effective "cycle control" as compared to "regular" or combination ( progestin and estrogen) birth controp pills. On the positive side, they can be used while nursing or other times when estrogen is inappropriate.
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Last updated Aug 2, 2014
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