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What are common side effects of switching birth control pills?

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Dr. Edward Jacobs
45 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Many women switch pills to control breakthrough bleeding, nausea, breast soreness, bloating and other symptoms. Switching pills can result in improvem, ENT or worsening of symptoms. Talk to your healthcare provider about which pill is best for you. Sometimes it is a matter of trial and error to find out which pill works best for an individual patient.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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