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how often do you have to see the doctor to get birth control pills

If i was to get on birth control how often do i have to see the dr?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:56 PM on Jul. 8, 2010 in Health

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  • NEVER!
    I got an IUD ♥♥♥

    As for the pill, usually docs give a prescription for a year. Generally they give samples for a couple of months to see how your body responds to it, then they give a script.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 2:58 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • Okay, I have to get the pap every year and they check the IUD placement.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 2:59 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • When I was on them, I went once a year - for my yearly pap smear and go the prescription then.
    Katt709

    Answer by Katt709 at 2:59 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • Well for me never because I am fixed now. When I was on BC, I would go in every few months since I have to change it every few months due to how my body handles it. My BFF just goes in once a year for her yearly checkup and asks for another script.
    purpleducky

    Answer by purpleducky at 3:00 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • Never because after I endured three c-sections my husband got a vasectomy. Before that it was annually with the exam.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 6:15 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

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