U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Grand Prairie, TX
A 18-year-old female asked:

I have been on trinessa (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol) ocp for 3 mnths now. and my left breast has a painful feeling, feels like in the mid.. dont know what it is.. is this normal?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Breast pain : Breast pain is very common. Hormonal changes can cause breast pain as well. At age 18 breast cancer is extremely unlikely. It is best to see a doctor for a quick breast exam to make sure all is ok.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jun 4, 2013

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.