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A 19-year-old female asked:

i'm 5'11" and weigh around 173 lbs. does my weight lesson the effectiveness of my birth control pill (desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) 28)?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Weight: Your weight should not lessen the effectiveness if your birth control pills.

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