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What is starting the birth control pill like?

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Dr. Kelly Elmore
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Varies

Some people having nausea/bloating/weight gain/intermenstrual spotting.
Some have nothing. There is a low risk of blood clots in your legs or lungs. Some people also see an improvement in acne, pms symptoms, and heavy bleeding.

In brief: Varies

Some people having nausea/bloating/weight gain/intermenstrual spotting.
Some have nothing. There is a low risk of blood clots in your legs or lungs. Some people also see an improvement in acne, pms symptoms, and heavy bleeding.
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