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What are advantages of using the oral contraceptive pills?

I am a house wife and wanted to start on OCP’s read a lot of about the contraception part but what are the advantages of using the oral contraceptive pills apart from the contraception?
Tue, 22 Sep 2009
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I hope u are not planning to use OCs for non-contraceptive benefits only! Anyway since u ask i can let u know a couple of things my gynae told me..one was less blood loss in periods which indeed happened for me. less period pain, but i never had them anyway. protection agaimnst a couple of cancers, dont exactly remember which ones...lessening of premenstrual tension, which dint really hapeen in my case. Hope this helps!
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well when i started using them i felt a lot more excited. ..my PMS was gone and trust me it feels so much better..i used to have irregular periods...it regulated my periods also..

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Apart from the benefits mentioned above, your periods would become regular.

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