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Is alesse related to hypermenorrhea?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: No

Alesse is a low dose birth control pill.
Most pills will regulate your cycle and decrease bleeding. If this is not working for you schedule a visit to discuss your other options. Other brands and doses of pills may be options. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud can minimize periods. Lysteda is a nonhormonal drug to decrease bleeding. You may also be a candidate for an endometrial ablation.

In brief: No

Alesse is a low dose birth control pill.
Most pills will regulate your cycle and decrease bleeding. If this is not working for you schedule a visit to discuss your other options. Other brands and doses of pills may be options. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud can minimize periods. Lysteda is a nonhormonal drug to decrease bleeding. You may also be a candidate for an endometrial ablation.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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