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A 21-year-old female asked:

Can the birth control generess fe cause extremely tender nipples? i've had tender breast before while in other birth controls but never tender nipples

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Side effect of BCP: Tender breasts and tender nipples are both side effects of birth control pills.If it is bothering you too much, discuss with your gynecologist for alternatives.

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Last updated Apr 25, 2014

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