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A 42-year-old female asked:

what are the long-term effects of taking yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill? will it affect my ability to conceive or the health of the foetus in the future?

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Dr. John Storment
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
BCP: In general, bcp have minmal long term effects though not everyone tolerates them the same. It shouldn't affect your chances, but since you are 42, your chances (regardless of the pill) are very low. If you are interested in pregnancy, you should discuss the risks and chances with your physician now.

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