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... The consensus on most the sites say depending on risk factors, women on the pill should have their blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar regularly monitored. ... (9 replies)
... My mom has taken me off birth control a month ago because I had very high cholestoral. ... (9 replies)
... I know that progesterone can make your cholesterol go up. ... (9 replies)

... I'm new here, but have been a lurker for quite some time. I'm 23 yrs. old and had my cholesterol tested for the first time less than three months ago. All I know from that test is that my total cholesterol was 266. ... (3 replies)
... I was searching all over the internet to see if anyone was like me and to reassure myself. I got a blood test a few days ago to see if I could go on birth control and when my results were back, my doctor called me and expressed his concern due to the numbers he read. ... (6 replies)
... Wow, thanks for that info. Very interesting. I would be curious to see what my numbers are when not on B/C. I will be on them till I no longer need them. Maybe another 10 years or so. (9 replies)
... c for 7 years, and my cholesterol was always around 240. After going off to have my kids, my overall levels went down to 180. I have been back on the pill for 6 months. I had fasting levels taken last week. My overall cholesterol is back up to 252 and my triglycerides are at an all time high of 301! ... (9 replies)
... I dont know about the pill but i had the mirena iud for 2 years and my cholesterol was not good. I had it taken out and then a few months later had a cholesterol test done, the total count was a little better but my HDL went from 39 to 58. ... (9 replies)
... I was off Yasmin for a very long time. I had a Cholesterol test in June 06. ... (9 replies)
... When you say you "changed that" do you mean he switched you to a different birth control pill or took you off the pill entirely? ... (2 replies)
... I just got my test results back from my doctor, and I was stunned by the results. My cholesterol is 207, my HDL 39, and my LDL is 155. ... (5 replies)
... The only other factor I did not mention is that I take the Birth Control Pill and I have read that this can elevate cholesterol up to 50 points. I read this was particularly true for hereditory cholesterol issues, which I think I have. ... (7 replies)
... they were talking and the gynocologist had an epiphany and was like OH MY GOD! YOU'RE ON BIRTH CONTROL PILLS!!! THAT CAN CAUSE HIGH CHOLESTEROL!!!! ... (26 replies)
... year olds in Pennsylvania to see if the birth control pill causes weight gain. The results wound up being no for weight gain, but it did raise cholesterol levels. I guess that explains the warning on the label about not combining smoking and the birth control pill, because it can put you at higher risk for strokes. ... (5 replies)
... Keep in mind, since I went on the pill my diet's cleaned up, my water consumption went up, I exercise regularly, and I've lost 25 lbs. and my levels have gone up. ... (10 replies)




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