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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   helllo
User :   i have a question about birth control
Doctor :   ok
User :   in april i was admitted to the hospital for chest pain.. they told me my levels of getting blood clots were high
Doctor :   ok
User :   i wanna start back on birth control is that okay?
Doctor :   no
User :   how long before i can start back?
Doctor :   u should not take combined pills
Doctor :   but u can take pops
Doctor :   which is progesterone only pill
User :   are the side effects the same
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   as most of the side effects are due to oestrogen content there will not be such side effects
User :   so its safe and i would have too worry about blood clots?
Doctor :   u dont have to worry much
User :   ok
Doctor :   instead u can go for IUDS
Doctor :   or condoms
Doctor :   if u are very apprehensive about this
User :   ok ill definitly look into that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   but progesterone only pills are also good but the best is condoms or copper iuds
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