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Does the pill help with period pain ?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Generally, yes

The oral contraceptive pill minimizes endometrial growth and decreases blood flow at the period.
Since there is no ovulation there usually is a dimunition of the cramping and pain associated with an ovulatory period.

In brief: Generally, yes

The oral contraceptive pill minimizes endometrial growth and decreases blood flow at the period.
Since there is no ovulation there usually is a dimunition of the cramping and pain associated with an ovulatory period.
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Dr. Wayne Ingram
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Dr. Guy VanDell
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

That's one of the main uses of birth control pills.

In brief: Yes

That's one of the main uses of birth control pills.
Dr. Guy VanDell
Dr. Guy VanDell
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