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What are the birth defects caused by birth control hormones?
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Dr. Danae Steele
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: None
The hormones in birth control pills, or Progesterone shots ("depo provera") are not thought to cause birth defects.
Many women inadvertently take birth control after they have already conceived and their children do not seem to have any increased risk of birth defects.

In brief: None
The hormones in birth control pills, or Progesterone shots ("depo provera") are not thought to cause birth defects.
Many women inadvertently take birth control after they have already conceived and their children do not seem to have any increased risk of birth defects.
Dr. Danae Steele
Dr. Danae Steele
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Dr. Mary Vanko
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Ocp SAFETY
8% of women conceive on the pill.
If there were birth defects we'd see them.

In brief: Ocp SAFETY
8% of women conceive on the pill.
If there were birth defects we'd see them.
Dr. Mary Vanko
Dr. Mary Vanko
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