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Contraceptive Pills And Enlarged Liver
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
Possibly enlarge: a hepatic hemangioma, but a hemangioma is a collection of abnormal blood vessels and thought to be congenital but may grow under the influence of hormones. Long term BCP have been associated with benign hepatic adenomas. If birth control is still needed, then estrogen free methods would be appropriate. ...Read more
I'm taking the Microgynon contraceptive pill, if I took the Fat Metaboliser pill from Holland and Barrett, will one affect the other?
Drug interaction: This has not been studied. See your obgyn to figure out a weight loss plan that will not interfere with your pill. ...Read more
Is Mirenas (levonorgestrel) efficacy decreased by other meds and supplements like birth control pills?
I'm on levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) ED can I take iron pills and magnesium all together with the contraceptive pill will i be covered from pregnancy?
Sure : You may take these together.Get a more detailed answer ›
Are Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) contraceptive pills dangerous with thyroid dysfunction? (I am checking my thyroid in 2 days) Till then I want to know cause I'm on the pill
My AST, ALT liver enzymes are very high (808 and 365) my CT today found an enlarged liver, spleen, and gallbladder--with thickened walls. Whats next?
No: They can affect the accuracy of some outdated thyroid tests, but not the thyroid itself. ...Read more
No: Cod liver oil contains high levels of vitamin A and vitamin D. Is there a reason to believe that you are deficient in those?? Do you liv above the Arctic Circle?? Or work at the South Pole station?? Or do you have lupus where you really should have very limited sun exposure? Just eat a good varied diet and you should get more than enough A and D. And NO, it should not affect BCP absorption! ...Read more
On birth control pills. Having headache, insomnia and bloat,
which pill would better suit me?
No other medical problem found.
Your Physician : No one can tell you better than your own physician , if you are not satisfied with your physician, get a second opinion from another physician. Feel better. ...Read more
A contraceptive pill consisting of cyproterone acetate and ethinyl estradiol, I read that can cause thrombosis, taking 4 years ,what are the risks?
RISK VERY SMALL: Risk of blood clots are lowest for levonorgestrel and norgestimate, and highest for desogestrel and cyproterone- but risk for all pills very low--and MUCH lower than risk of blood clots or other complicatons of pregnancy. Pregnancy kills too. Mirena IUD has risks too, but is a form of contraception that has no estrogen. Copper IUD has no hormones at all. Risks for all Smoking increases risk. ...Read more
Will nuphedrine diet pills interfere with minastrin 24 fe birth control pills? Or should they be taken at different times?
Who knows?: The makers of NuPhedrine state that it contains: Advantra-Z®, Slimaluma® and Hoodia. God only knows what these substances are. ...Read more
I'm on levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) ED can I use codiral day and night flu tablets will this effect the birth control pill and cause pregnancy?
What are the side effects involved when taking lindynette 20 birth control pill. I have never taken birth control pills before or contraceptive. 23yrs?
You need to ask that: To your health care provider who prescribed it for you, and you should have recived a package insert form the pharmacy with possible side effects, many people have no side effects but there are way too many that u could possible have , some very minor , some not to discuss here so read the insert and call your health care provider - that is part of their job and your job to learn about your med. ...Read more
I read that fish oil pills will interact with birth control pills. Can fish oil pills make cryselle weaker & cause breakthrough bleeding or spotting?
Are Diane pills contraceptive? (My gf is taking them because of thyroid issues) I'm talking about Diane pills, (not Diane-35) or are they the same?
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
Hepatomegaly, otherwise known as an enlarged liver, is a clinical finding in which the liver is found to be larger than is normal, either by the physical exam from a physician or by imaging such as CT scan or ultrasound. This can be due to alcoholism, hepatitis viruses, inherited liver ...Read more
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