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Can I get gall stones while I'm on birth control pills?

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Dr. Amandeep Kaur
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In brief: Gallstones

There is some evidence that OCPs/estrogen therapy can increase the risk of gallstones although some data suggests that increased risk may be transient and cannot be demonstrated after 10 years of use.

In brief: Gallstones

There is some evidence that OCPs/estrogen therapy can increase the risk of gallstones although some data suggests that increased risk may be transient and cannot be demonstrated after 10 years of use.
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
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In brief: Yes

Birth control pills do not protect you from developing gallstones, nor do they cause gall stones

In brief: Yes

Birth control pills do not protect you from developing gallstones, nor do they cause gall stones
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