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Posted by: Concerned | 2007/05/29

Long Term Pill Usage

Hi

Since I was 16 the doctor put me on the pill, apparently because of an irregular menstruation. I am 23 now and just got married.
What is the effect of using the pill for so long? Will that influence me getting pregnant, and what negative effects could it have?

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Once you stop the Pill, it will be out of your system within 3 months. However, if you had a problem with irregular periods before, it could still be there once you have stopped the Pill.

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Posted by: concerned | 2007/05/29

and what is the lightest pill to use with the least hormones?

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Posted by: Dove | 2007/05/29

Ther are no negative effect from using the pill if you are healthy many people have used it longer than you have with no problems.

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