Posted by: Bee | 2012/03/28

Triphasil / Trigestrel Oral Contraceptives - Are they harmful???


I have heard some bad things about Triphasil / Trigestrel Oral Contraceptives, more bad things about Triphasil but I hear the latter is basically exactly the same pill so I assume the rumours are about Trigestrel too. I hear they cause cysts and that a high number of woman battle to fall pregnant long after they have stopped taking them. Is this true? Am I messing with my chances of having children in teh future? I am 21 years ol and I have been taking these contraceptives for at least 5 years.

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Not true at all. They actually help prevent benign cysts and there is little delay in return to fertility.

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