A 20-year-old female asked:
Can i take birth control like ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) lo for years to clear my acne? is this safe?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Pathology 44 years experience
Yes: If it is otherwise appropriate. The oral contraceptive pill also offers other health advantages that aren't well-known, even if you do not need birth control. There are also risks. Your physician will hep you make an informed decision.
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Last updated Jul 9, 2015
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