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A 25-year-old female asked:

Ive been on the bc pill for pcos & bad periods since july. since then, i never get any symptoms anymore. i just got my period yesterday & im feeling like i did before starting bc (mainly stomach pain & crampy & back ache). why would this happen?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Pain w/ period: Periods which are painful with "cramps and back pain" may be caused by endometriosis or a pelvic infection. Ask your gyn physician for an exam and other testing. This needs more information to be explained adequately.

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