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Mircette Weight Gain
Does switching birthcontrols cause acne until your body adjusts to new hormone levels? I switched from lo loestrin fe to mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel). And weight gain?
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Which oral contraceptive doesn't cause weight gain, lower libido and have no spotting? Im getting married in 4mo and dont have time for these effects
Oral Contraceptives: All of them. They don't have to have these effects on anyone. I have women on almost every contraceptive you can name that love the one they are on and just as many who hated the exact one. You need to visit with your family doctor or gynecologist and discuss the risks and benefits and decide which one is for you. No one has time for side effects. ...Read more
Foods to help with: Healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocadoes, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgin olive oil, canola oil, protein shakes, protein bars, lean meats, poultry, fish, smoothies (with added silken tofu or powdered milk), greek yogurt (full –fat), pasta/ bagels & use of juice rather than soda. Some people add whey proteins. ...Read more