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Dr. David Kurss
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Oral Contraceptive (Definition)

Oral contraceptives are a kind of women's ...Read more


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What to do about oral contraceptives and weight gain?

What to do about oral contraceptives and weight gain?

Notify provider: If you note excessive weight gain since beginning a particular contraceptive pill - let your medical provider know so that it can be determined if this is the optimal medication for you. ...Read more

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Do oral contraceptives cause weight gain?

Do oral contraceptives cause weight gain?

Weight gain: Shouldn't do. If you are gaining weight look into your eating habits and/or see a dietitian. ...Read more

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Does the oral contraceptive Lutera cause weight gain?

Does  the oral contraceptive Lutera cause weight gain?

Not really: When a women starts a new BCPS, there may be some initial wight gain, but it usually comes right off. There is no evidence that BCPs cause sustained weight gain. ...Read more

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Does cabergoline cause weight gain?Ive just recently gotten off ocp pills and began cabergoline a month ago.

Does cabergoline cause weight gain?Ive
just recently gotten off ocp pills and began
cabergoline a month ago.

Usually not: Cabergoline does not usually cause weight gain. It is used in people with an elevated prolactin level or a prolactin secreting pituitary tumor. Also used for parkinson's. If anything, Cabergoline can cause some nausea. ...Read more

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Pcod since 8 mnths weight gain 17 kg didn't take ocp only exercise and diet should I take ocp now?is it preferable? Will weight will be controlled?

Pcod since 8 mnths weight gain 17 kg didn't take ocp only exercise and diet should  I take ocp now?is it preferable? Will weight will be controlled?

Cycle regulation: If you are having irregular cycles and not interested in pregnancy, OCPS are the best way to regulate them. They can also lower the excess male hormone levels associated with PCOS, so will help with acne and abnormal hair growth. They will not help your weight, but losing weight would help trat PCOS. ...Read more

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PCOS - Facial hair growth, weight gain (currently 135lbs but was 150), absent period (1+yrs) but can't take oral contraceptives. How to treat?

PCOS - Facial hair growth, weight gain (currently 135lbs but was 150), absent period (1+yrs) but can't take oral contraceptives. How to treat?

Consult GYN: How was PCOS diagnosed? Hormone test and Ultrasound? If you have high Androgen you can take Spironolactone . Why can't you take OCP? there are different types are available including patch. It is NOT normal to NOT have period for one year.There may be other reasons for not having period like Anorexia, Thyroid problem, Anemia etc. ...Read more

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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

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I have cysts every month. It goes away only by taking OCP. I want to conceive. Is it possibe to get rid of cysts by losing weight ?Plz Advice

I have cysts every month. It goes away only by taking OCP. I want to conceive. Is it possibe to get rid of cysts by losing weight ?Plz Advice

Possibly: I am not an expert in this area, but the development of ovarian cysts is related to hormones. Carrying extra weight in the form of fat stores does affect hormone levels, so it may be possible to decrease cyst formation by getting to a healthy weight ( not too fat; not too thin) ...Read more

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