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Levonorgestrel And Breastfeeding
Yes! Very safe.: The Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD is one of the BEST forms of birth control available, it lasts 5 years, is ~99.5% effective, and thins the uterine lining so that you get lighter periods. 20% of women will stop having periods after 1 year and that's perfectly healthy. Effects in the uterus and so it won't affect or be affected by other medicadtion; very safe method; biggest risk after insertion is expulsion (1-2%). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
Does levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) help with irregular bleeding after getting off Depo-Provera shot for a year and can levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) affect with becoming pregnant in the future?
Yes : Most plastic surgeons feel comfortable performing breast augmentation surgery while patients remain on birth control medications. However, although controversial, some plastic surgeons are also concerned about the potential for deep venous thrombosis (clots), which may be a greater risk for patients who are on certain types of oral contraceptives. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
That is not the purp: Purpose of that pill , it could possibly make them larger or not but at your age you should be on a lowest dose pill which is loloestrin. ...Read more
Probably : Hormonal birth control might affect milk supply, so it's best to use a non-hormone method, like a copper iud. Birth control that doesn't have estrogen, like Nexplanon implants or the mini pill, is probably better than a regular pill like yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol). If you start on birth control with hormones, keep track of how much milk you are making, and consider another method if it decreases. ...Read more
Will the birth control pill nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) increase my breast size at all?
No: Combined oral contraceptives are not recommended while breastfeeding as they can decrease the quality or quantity of your breastmilk. Any hormonal contraceptive, including ocella, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) would be contraindicated in pregnancy as it could potentially cause problems in fetal development. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Will I experience shorter and lighter periods with levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) 28?
Yes: Over time, most ocps will cause lighter, less painful, more regular cycles. If taken correctly, they also help with acne, mood disorders, and anemia. Make sure you don't have risk factors such as cigarette smoking, clotting disorders, or thrombotic risks, & be compulsive about taking them daily for best results. Ps - its good birth control too! ...Read more
26 year-old woman is unable to stop Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) birth control pills after 8 yrs of use, due to heavy vaginal bleeding upon Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) discontinuation.....?
What are goals?: The answer depends on your long term goals. If you do not want more children then an endometrial ablation is a good option. Assuming you do want more children then other options can be considered. Testing for PCOS and hypothyroidism could be done. Since you are missing periods followed by heavy bleeding PCOS seems likely. A sonohystogram should be done to see if a polyp or submucosal fibroid is present. If present then these can be surgically removed as an outpatient. If pregnancy is desired later on but not now a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD could be a great option. This often stops bleeding. If you are satisfied with the pill you could just continue ...Read moreSee 9 more doctor answers
Im taking levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) birth control, will it make my fibroid grow faster? Whats the estrogen/progesterone level on levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) pill?
Will the birth control pill nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) increase my breasts size?
On levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) for two months because Depo-Provera messed my period, will one more month do so i could stop levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) and ttc? Still virgin but got married want baby
Will using soybean milk can harm my fertility, breastfeeding feeding and monthly periods not married and my age is 25?
Is it safe to have unprotected sex while on beyaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol and levomefolate)?
Unprotected sex: Unprotected sex is never truely safe sex. Sexually transmitted disease such as herpes and HIV are, at this time incurable diseases, that can have far reaching and lond lasting consequences, if future children are planned. Asking your monogomous contact to be tested for stds before consenting to sex without a condom is a prudent and reasonable request (unless they have never had prior sex-partners). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why am I having spotting and some bleeding while taking mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) birth control?
Normal: Spotting can occur for the first three months you are on the pill. If bleeding occurs for longer than this consult your physician. ...Read more
Pink spotting and cramps 2 days after switching from lutera to levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel). Should i be worried?
No worries: Levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) has the same two hormones as Lutera but is about 50% stronger. About 30% of women will have some irregular bleeding when they switch birth control pills. Keep taking the pills as prescribed, the bleeding should improve. If it doesnt after several weeks, let your doctor know. ...Read more