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Birth Control Pills Pain
Also known as oral contraceptives, birth control pills are highly effective oral medications that use hormones to prevent pregnancy. There are two main types of birth control pills: one with estrogen and progestin (also known as the combination pill) and one with just progestin. The two main ways they prevent pregnancy are: 1) The hormones thicken the cervical mucous, which keeps sperm from entering the uterus on their way to the egg; and 2) By maintaining a level of hormone in the blood stream that prevents the ...Read more
HELP ASAP! Lower right abdominal pain for 4 hours, no loss of appetite, no nausea etc, I take microgynon 30 birth control pill, pain since taking this?
I am 47, with bicornuate , bulky uterus. Heavy pain on right side and back. Periods irregular without birth control pills. Tired of pain all the time.?
Hormonal control: You may have adenomyosis. Continuous birth control pills or a strong Progesterone such as high dose Norethindrone to completely stop your periods is often the best non-surgical solution to painful irregular periods. At 47, many women may not be able to take birth control pills safely. You need a careful, individualized evaluation by a knowledgeable and experienced gynecologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My monthly has been on over a month and i change to two different birth control pills. And I have pain on the right side of my abdomen?
Switch pills: Although you should consider the possibility that something other than the pill is causing the pain (ovulation, an infection, cysts, fibroids, etc.). If one type of pill causes unpleasant or undesirable side effects, sometimes a different hormonal combination in the pills will be better tolerated. ...Read more
My obgyn put me on a birth control pill to stop pain caused by endometriosis. I have recently been dizzy & brown discharg coming out for almost 2 week?
Complicated: Brown discharge is old blood that is leaving the uterus and generally not an infection. Ocps can help with the symptoms of endometriosis in some cases, and in others are less helpful. In some cases, laparoscopy with resection of endometriosis implants is required to get lasting relieve from symptoms. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: All medications expire- ocps, like other meds, do not immediately become inactive on the expiry date, but effectiveness and safety diminish over time, and for such an important med it's an unacceptable risk to take expired pills. ...Read more
Contraceptiion is a means of preventing conception (or fertilization). There are hormonal and non hormonal methods of preventing sperm and egg from meeting. Talk to your doctor or clinic about what options are best for you. There are short acting methods (condoms, pills, patch, ring) and long ...Read more
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