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... That is funny because I sort of had the opposite problem. I was on Mircette about 3 years ago and had to switch pills (to orthocyclin) because I was getting bad migraines every month. When I switched, I fell into a bad depression that lasted for about 2-3 weeks until my body got used to the new pill. There must have been something about Mircette that is an "upper" and I didn't... (6 replies)
... Hi, all... I was "depressed" and on anti-Ds, but, they didn't work and just gave me headaches, so I got off them. Then, by random chance I saw a new OB/GYN who gave me BCP (Mircette) for endometriosis. Worked great for the endo... and CURED the depression in 7 days(!) and worked for almost 3 years. But, now the depression (and pain) is back and I'm guessing I need to... (6 replies)
... There isn't a specific birth control pill to treat depression. All birth controls just contain varying levels of hormones. Many women will try several pills until they find a brand that has the least side effects for them. It's a trial and error thing. (2 replies)

... Birth control pills deplete many of the B vitamins, a lot of which are related to mood. Taking a B complex vitamin may help. :) (2 replies)
... I have depression and I'm going to start taking ortho tri cyclen tomorrow. I was on OTC Lo and experienced mood swings and my depression worsened. Is there a BCP that helps with depression? ... (2 replies)
... hi all, i was wondering if any of you knew how long it takes to get pregnant after coming off bcp? i am not actively trying to get pregnant, but about a year ago i was, and was wondering why it did not work. i had been on bcp (ortho tri cyclen lo) for roughly 4-5 years when last august i decided to stop taking them. me and my fiancee had regular sex for 4-5 months... (2 replies)
... Now that I am in tears after timing out with my previous attempt to post..... grrrrrrr I have been taking BCP's since I was in high school (at first to regulate my periods) I am now almost 35 and for the past 6 months I have been taking a generic form of Trilevlen which I have been on for several years with no noticable problems. Since taking the generic form Trivora, I... (2 replies)
... Hi there, I haven't actually taken any other kind of BCP, but took Yasmin for 10 months (finished taking it in March 2004). I too found my mental health deteriorated significantly during that time - everything else in my life was the same. Felt very down, tired, crying lots and bleak thoughts. Went to my GP and she took me off it immediately. Within two weeks I was back... (16 replies)
BCP to Mirena IUD?
Nov 15, 2004
... The sex drive after starting Levora starting going up and down and about 5 months later I sank into a severe depression which i do not attribute to the Levora. ... (4 replies)
BCP Side Effects
Mar 29, 2004
... Hi...Question about certain the BCP and side effects. Particularly acne and depression. My doctor wanted me to switch to Yasmin because of breakthrough bleeding. ... (0 replies)
... w pill before my period goes haywire in one way or another. It seems that every single pill since LoEstrin has made me have irregular periods. My period prior to bcp was great, 5 days, no cramps, no pms. ... (3 replies)
... Sprintec in August because of the severe depression and weight loss. ... (3 replies)
Vitamin B + BCP
Sep 19, 2007
... reading a lot about it, and it seems that vitamin B6 is responsible for your mood swings. Most of the websites I've been reading have mentioned that women on the BCP who experience depression often take the vitamin B6 supplements, and their symptoms go away. ... (4 replies)
... I seriously feel like I am going crazy. Since I stopped Yasmin about 7 weeks ago, I have been so depressed and anxious. I stopped Yasmin after 3 years due to my side effects worsening (increased heart rate and blood pressure, vaginal dryness, pain with intercourse, anxiety, urinary problems, stomach problems...). However, since I have stopped Yasmin I feel as if I am getting... (17 replies)
... Did you have any side effects at all when you first started it? What time of day do you take yours???And you use a back-up method too??? (16 replies)
... I have been on Yasmine for 7 months and have never had these symptoms. I am 31 and this is my first bcp pill and I am very pleased to be on this great pill. ... (16 replies)
... Thanks for the replies so far. I cant take Spiro, I am allergic to it. I was hoping that would be my saving grace but, nope! I developed a rash all over my body from it. I have not tried Desogen yet but, I have heard that BCP is not good for depression (which I have seemed to have developed in the past few years). Any other ideas? Thanks BTW! (4 replies)
Jul 31, 2003
... My gyn gave me some samples of Estrostep to try. This will be my first BCP. Just wanted to know if anybody is on it or has been and what they're experiences have been like. How was weight gain, depression, acne? I told my gyn that I was concerned with acne and she said this is one of two that are appoved to treat acne. Thanks (0 replies)
... time was different. I was on Loestrin for 7 month and just finished my 1st month of Ortho Cept the name brand for Desogen and have not a headache, mood swings, depression yet. The only thing I found was that I lost hair this month and when I was Lo I lost none. ... (2 replies)
... induced depression was different from the other. It's hard to explain. ... (4 replies)

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