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Dry skin on face , abdomen after taking ipill. Side effects?

hi , I had to take an I pill ( morning after pill ) on the 19th of this month. on the 21st I developed dry skin on my face, today ( the 23rd) my face seems a lot better but i ve got a bit of dry skin on my abdomen . I normally don t have dry skin and i would like to know if this could have anything to do with me having taken the pill . thank you , Sarah
Asked On : Sun, 26 Aug 2012
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iHello itchyfleas,

Morning after pill is a method of emergency contraception, there are many combinations of drugs available which are used for this purpose.
This kind of drugs consist of hormones in different proportions which are normally secreted in body. So some drugs may cause skin dryness. It is normal and it will revert back on its own.

Hope I explained your doubt
Answered: Sun, 26 Aug 2012
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