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A 34-year-old female asked:

Can i eat grapefruit while on nuvaring? i know it increases estrogen levels but i don't know by how much. doc and i are trying to minimize estrogen.

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Dr. Douglas Lawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
You can: soy products are more likely to have phytoestrogens. Its very reasonable to have some grapefruit if you enjoy them.

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Last updated Nov 22, 2015

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