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A 35-year-old member asked:

How safe is it to take oral contraceptives?

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Dr. David Kurss
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Very safe: Assuming that one is in good health, doesn't smoke over the age of 35, has no risk of leg/lung clots, the pill is quite safe - even safer than pregnancy.

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A 36-year-old member asked:

Is it safe to take aderrall while on oral contraceptives?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Renee Harris
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Yes: There is no problem using these two medications together.
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A 23-year-old female asked:

Can i take oral contraceptives after period?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Contracrptives: I do not prescribe a great deal of contraceptives but as i recall that's how started at end of period.
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A 19-year-old female asked:

Injectables contraceptives are more effective than oral contraceptives? Are they safe for health?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Similar: Both are similar in terms of effectiveness and safety.
A 47-year-old member asked:

Does it matter what time of day to take your oral contraceptives?

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
What time take pill: As a general rule take the pill at the same time every day, for example when you wake up, or go to bed, or after dinner etc.

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Last updated Oct 3, 2013

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