Can my birth control novynette affect my sex drive?

Yes. Combination pills such as Novynette can affect your sex drive. If this is a problem for you, you might consider switching to a pill with a different combination of hormones or a different method of contraception. Best wishes!

Related Questions

Which method of birth control wont affect my sex drive?

IUD. Copper iud, Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud will have minimal impact on your sex drive. Condoms, spermicides have the same impact on your sex drive as iud but are less reliable in protecting against pregnancy. Read more...

Can birth control decrease sex drive?

Sure. Lots of medications effect sex drive. A large contributor to sex drive is hormone levels/fluctuations. Birth control pills are hormones and thus can effect sex drive. Read more...
May want to see Ob/G. If in some way you are focused on the birth control .Share your concerns with partner. Make sure to return to ob/gyn. It may be that you have something else on your mind that worries you. Taking deep breaths and letting them out may help with anxiety. Good luck!l. Read more...

Does birth control have effects on emotions and sex drive?

Yes, can happen. I assume you are asking about the effects of oral contraceptives - aka "the pill." the active ingredients in oral contraceptives are hormones, specifically, synthetic forms of the "female" hormones, estrogen ; progesterone. Unfortunately, oral contraceptives can lower sex drive ; negatively affect mood. But there are various "pills" available, ; people respond differently to different ones. Read more...

After you start taking birth control will I get an increased sex drive?

Yes. I said yes because people are so relieved they will not become pregnant that they're both more relaxed and more excited to have fun. Read more...

Can I do anything to increase my sex drive? 20 y/o female, used to use birth control, used to have higher sex drive

Go back on bcp. some bcps have more androgenic effect than others. this may help with sex drive. ask your doc to help select one for you and restart the pill. Read more...

Is this the result of using a birth control patch? I know that the birth control patch is know to heighten ones sex drive but what is happening to me is not normal! It's gotten to the point where I want it so bad it drives my fiance up the walls. And when

Persistent . Persistent genital arousal disorder can be defined as the uncontrollable or persistent genital arousal not related to feelings of sexual desire. This syndrome occurs, at times, in post menopausal women or women on hormonal therapy (in this case, the brth control patch can be considered as a factor, but researches have not been able to pin point a cause). Pgad is a spontaneous or persistent occurence that can be temporily relieved by orgasm, however long periods of pgad can be associated with decreased sexual desire because the desire becomes linked to pain and suffering. The cause of this disorder is not known, but there has been relief through certain medications. See your doctor. Read more...
Not likely. An increase in sex drive isn't likely due to the hormones in the birth control patch (although some women feel more freedom to have sex when they're not worried about pregnancy). If it's enough to cause problems in your relationship, you should discuss with your doctor. Read more...