A question about the side effects of birth control?

Answer Hi Rachel - long time, no see. Yes, this can almost certainly be linked to your birth control pills. It also isn't really considered all that normal for it to be that extreme. I would call your doc... Read More »

Top Q&A For: A question about the side effects of birth control

What are the side effects of stopping birth control?

The birth control pill delivers low doses of hormones to the body that stop ovulation and significantly lower the chances of becoming pregnant. Stopping the birth control pill allows the body's hor... Read More »

If you found out you're pregnant but you were taking birth control pills the whole time because you didn't know could that hurt the baby or could there be any side effects?

Answer Yes it could hurt the baby. Taking birth control pills while pregnant can cause fetal development problems, diformaties and miscarriages.

How can I make wife (asian) more comfortable with taking a birth control pill Pill with least side effects?

Clearly she doesn't want to take them. Her concerns are valid. So how about trying a different birth control? Like an IUD? Or a diaphragm? Sponge? Etc.…

What are some negative effects of birth control?

Birth control is a wonderful medication that has many benefits. It helps prevent unwanted pregnancy, helps regulate periods and can help with diseases such as endometriosis. However, like any medic... Read More »