What country started the birth control pill?

Answer The first form of oral contraceptive, Enovid, was created by Frank B. Colton in the United States in 1956. However, the inventor of the modern birth control pill was Carl Djerassi of Stanford Unive... Read More »

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What are be the symptoms of pregnancy while on birth control if your girlfriend recently started birth control and she is experiencing sore breasts and frequent cramps day after day for 4 days?

AnswerBirth control GIVES you pregnancy symptoms. If she thinks she is pregnant she shouldn't be taking birth control any more and should see her doctor to find out.because birth control doesn't he... Read More »

What is a birth control pill?

Each year millions of women choose the birth control pill as their preferred from of contraception. When you know more about how the pill works, you can decide if this is the right type of birth co... Read More »

What are the dangers of the birth control pill?

Birth control pills are a type of prescription medication that contains synthetic versions of female sex hormones that prevent ovulation. Despite their effectiveness at preventing pregnancy, birth ... Read More »

What if I miss a birth control pill?

If the birth control pill you missed is an active or a hormonal pill, take it as soon as possible and continue taking pills as normal. If the pill you miss is inactive or a non-hormonal pill, disca... Read More »