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how long does it take for ortho tri cyclen to balance a 45 yr old womans hormones? if not balanced what other bc pill would work?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Balanced: What do you mean by balance hormones? Usually, if they are used for irregular periods, i give them 2-3 months to "balance" periods until i label them ineffective. Other treatments will depend on your problem, which requires more information.

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