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Is it safe to switch my birthcontrol from ortho evera to desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel)?

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Dr. Paula Hillard
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
Yes!: Many people switch birth control methods.Better to switch and still be protected than to stop one method and need to start again. See http://www.Reproductiveaccess.Org/fact_sheets/switching_bc.Htm about how to still be protected when switching.

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