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Posted by: SR2102 | 2010/07/05

Contraceptives

I am 39yrs old and have not been taking birth control pills for a number of years. I would like to now go on some kind of pill, can u please suggest which is best.

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At your age, you should be checked by a doctor before starting the Pill. Smoking, high blood pressure, risk factors for heart disease are all contraindications.

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Posted by: SR | 2010/07/08

I am 39yrs old and have not been taking birth control pills for a number of years. I would like to now go on some kind of pill, can u please suggest which is best.

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Posted by: gynaedoc | 2010/07/08

At your age, you should be checked by a doctor before starting the Pill. Smoking, high blood pressure, risk factors for heart disease are all contraindications.

Best wishes

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