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What should you do if you know your birth control is causing depression and can you switch to another kind or do you have to go off completely?


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2005-12-05 00:17:31
2005-12-05 00:17:31

You can switch to another kind. You need to see your doctor or gynocologist and explain about the depression the pill has caused and be adament you want to try another contraceptive pill.


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