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A 38-year-old member asked:

What to if i am on the weight watchers diet will i start gaining weight if i get on birth control pills?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: You shouldn't gain any significant weight attributable to the pill.

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A 39-year-old member asked:

Should i stop taking my birth control pills if i'm gaining weight?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: Only if you a) want to get pregnant, or b) use a different form of contraception.
Last updated Apr 19, 2013

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