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Does microval cause weight gain?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Studies don't show

Studies do not show a direct link between oral contraceptives and weight gain.
I see that you have PCOS from your profile. Patients with PCOS tend to struggle with their weight. Oral contraceptives tend to help with menstrual cycle control in PCOS

In brief: Studies don't show

Studies do not show a direct link between oral contraceptives and weight gain.
I see that you have PCOS from your profile. Patients with PCOS tend to struggle with their weight. Oral contraceptives tend to help with menstrual cycle control in PCOS
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