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Comparing Birth Control Pill Types

'The pill' isn't just one pill. It comes in many forms. Here are the options.

Pill Safety continued...

Combination pills may not be right for you if you have:

Remember, although birth control pills make pelvic inflammatory disease less likely, they don't protect against sexually transmitted infections.

Once you start the pill, be careful with other prescription and over-the-counter drugs. The following medications can interfere:

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Reviewed on March 19, 2012

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