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Breastfeeding and Birth Control

Posted by on Jul. 29, 2012 at 7:54 PM
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 Does taking birth control effect your ability to breastfeed or your milk? Does it do anything to it?

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by on Jul. 29, 2012 at 7:54 PM
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ConnorMom228
by on Jul. 29, 2012 at 7:55 PM
Estrogen comtaining birth control will dry you up.
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phillymomxo
by on Jul. 29, 2012 at 8:04 PM
You want to get on the mini pill..ive been on it for 3 monts and it hasnt affected anything with bf'ing
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Nicolle_09
by Silver Member on Jul. 29, 2012 at 8:05 PM

bc that contains estrogen can and usually does cause you to lose supply and dry up. 

Safe bcs are IUDs, mini pill (although some women do have supply issues), implanon, etc...

larissalarie
by Platinum Member on Jul. 29, 2012 at 9:04 PM
Nothing with estrogen, that will dry you up!
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