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How do you know what birth control PILL is right for you?

Your doctor can work with you to find a pill that’s right for you. Your health care provider will discuss your medical history with you, check your blood pressure, and give you any other medical exam that you may need.

Most women can use birth control pills safely. But all medications have some risks, so safety is a concern when choosing a birth control method. Certain health conditions increase the risk of serious side effects. Some of these conditions may even rule out using the pill. Talk with your health care provider to find out if the pill is likely to be safe for you.

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