Combined oral contraceptive pills

Combined contraceptive pills contain two hormones, oestrogen and progestogen. The hormones are absorbed through the digestive system into the bloodstream, where they prevent ovulation.

Bleeding when using combined oral contraceptive pills
Contraceptive pills often provide good control over bleeding, with bleeding every four weeks, as with menstruation. You can skip the bleeding if you wish.

Different types of combined oral contraceptive pills
There are many different types of contraceptive pills with various levels and varieties of hormones. Different brands of contraceptive pills have different side effects. You may have to test a few types to find the one that suits you best.

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