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A 45-year-old female asked:

Would a monophasic birth control pill, like ortho cyclen, improve my perimenopause symptoms better than a triphasic? still symptomatic on triphasic.

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Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Hormons: The difference in mono and tri phasic birth control is that wit mono-phsic you get more hormons but stable amount of hormones. Then there should be less chance of mood fluctuating due to hormone level changes.

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Last updated Mar 31, 2017

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