A 24-year-old female asked:
Been taking oral contraceptive pill for 2yrs now.i decided to take it for long term now.is it bad?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
No: But there are other long term contraceptives including shots, implantable contraceptives, IUD's, individual diaphragms, etc. you can read up on them and discuss them with your OB.
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Last updated Apr 11, 2016
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