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Has anyone else experienced anxiety while on birth control pill?

I have stared taking the pill 5 days ago. My two month slept a whole 10 hours last night for the first time! I only enjoyed 3 of them because I could not go back to sleep. I had racing thoughts and anxiety which I have never had before. Do you think this could be the pill? I am so pissed as I missed a great opportunity for SLEEP!

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michelle146

Asked by michelle146 at 8:42 AM on Oct. 1, 2010 in Health

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  • ANY type of hormonal BC will do that to me. Pills, depo, nuva ring, norplant, you name it I can't take it for that reason.
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 8:46 AM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • Im on the pill and I experience anxiety alot. And I noticed it more even after having a kid. I hate it!!!!!!!!!
    Nikky0803PAG

    Answer by Nikky0803PAG at 8:48 AM on Oct. 1, 2010

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