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... y I've taken maybe 12 over the year. before you judge, i am not promiscuous...i'm engaged to my boyfriend of 3 years. Anyways, my body does not respond well to birth control pills so I thought at least the side effects of a plan b pill only last about 2 weeks right? ... (0 replies)
... Does anyone know if there are certain types of birth control that promote hair growth or counter hair loss? ... (3 replies)
... Hi, so I started taking Portia only about 3 weeks ago, and have already noticed excessive facial hair growth, especially in my chin area. I've always gotten a lot of thick, dark facial hair, but it was not that bad before! ... (1 replies)

Birth control
Aug 6, 2010
... I believe your talking about Norplant...its surgically put under the skin of the upper arm and releases hormones without having to remember to take a pill..they contain progestin and can be left in place for 5 years...some of the possible side effects are. ... (1 replies)
... months later, my hair started to thin drastically, from the Yasmin. Yasmin is great for hair it pushes all of your hair into the "growth" phase. ... (7 replies)
... my sex drive as well. Dosprienone, the type of progestin in Yasmin has a ZERO milligrams of an androgen effect. Androgen levels have the hormonal effects that control sex drive etc.. ... (10 replies)
... Sounds shady to me. I keep hearing how the things you ingest have an effect on your outer body. I mean I take the BCP and my hair isn't growing any faster, but I guess if ingesting caffeine makes cellutite worse and rubbing it on your body makes it go away anything is possible! ... (7 replies)
... It is a progestin only pill, my doc prescribed it for me. I decided not to take it, but it is bc. Not as effective as a combo pill, and it has to be taken at the exact same time every day for its effectiveness. ... (2 replies)
... growth can definitely be related to hormonal changes, and birth control can do weird things to different people! ... (3 replies)
... for about three years, and got a lot of increased hair growth from it. ... (0 replies)
... Weight gain or breast growth are 'hit or miss' side effects with the pill, meaning that they happen to some women and not others. From what I've read, generally, acne usually happens on the higher androgen pills like Alesse. ... (4 replies)
The Depo Shot?!
Oct 2, 2006
... think that people have ACTUALLY experienced Depo til they've not only been on it, but have also come off of it. If you have been through it from start to finish and have no effects whatsoever after stopping it, then it is safe to say that it was good for you. ... (24 replies)
... I had a baby in August of 1994. After the baby was born, I decided that I wanted to go on some sort of birth control. I decided against the pill, since I have always been bad about taking pills, and after discussing it with my doc, I decided that Depo was right for me. ... (29 replies)
... only pills. Both are made of hormones like those made by a woman's ovaries. Combination pills contain both estrogen and progestin. Both kinds of pills require a medical evaluation and prescription. ... (7 replies)
... hate. My skin is awful especially on my back and thighs, the first three or so days after the shot, I am an emotional wreck amd want to nothing but eat cry and sleep. On the other hand, I don't have a period, I don't have to think about birth control everyday and no weird facial hair growth like I got on the pill. ... (10 replies)


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