|Dr. Suzy Hall M.D.|
This week's article:
Birth Control Pills Make You Gain Weight?
Birth Control Pills make you Gain Weight?
Not so for most users. Though side effects may be experienced by any user of any medication, a review of 44 studies showed no overall weight gain from bcp use in most users. For the few users that do experience weight gain, it may be due to fluid retention, should be minimal, and usually resolves within a few months.
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Birth Control Pills and Weight Gain