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If I get nauseas and headaches on my birth control pills dos that mean I need more or less estrogen?
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Dr. Daniel Maddox
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Difficult pharmacogn
Sometimes the dose-response relationship for hormones is not linear but complex - such as a horseshoe-shape, where side effects are associated with low and high doses, but not optimum doses.
So no generalization for you is helpful, unfortunately. Dose titration experi-ments with your doctor's help should be able to clarify this.

In brief: Difficult pharmacogn
Sometimes the dose-response relationship for hormones is not linear but complex - such as a horseshoe-shape, where side effects are associated with low and high doses, but not optimum doses.
So no generalization for you is helpful, unfortunately. Dose titration experi-ments with your doctor's help should be able to clarify this.
Dr. Daniel Maddox
Dr. Daniel Maddox
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Dr. Mark Tosca
Urgent Care
In brief: Neither
Oral contraceptive tolerance is trial and error. There's no evidence that one combination or dosage causes fewer side-effects then the other. The side-effects you mention are very common but don't typically last more then three months on a new contraceptive.

In brief: Neither
Oral contraceptive tolerance is trial and error. There's no evidence that one combination or dosage causes fewer side-effects then the other. The side-effects you mention are very common but don't typically last more then three months on a new contraceptive.
Dr. Mark Tosca
Dr. Mark Tosca
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