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How much weight will you gain on the birth control pill called brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone)?

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Dr. Seth Schwartz
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
It varies: Average weight gain on most birth control pills is around one pound per year. If you want to avoid weight gain consider a drospirinone containing o.C.

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Last updated Mar 20, 2015

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