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Which Pill to take?
What kind of birth control pill is better? The one with Desogestrel (like Novelon) or one with Levonorgestrel (like Loette)? Which one should be preferred and why?
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Dr. Ashwini S
Gynecologist 14 yrs exp Bangalore
Both are progesterone s and all progesterone s have some androgenic side effects. So desogestrel is comparatively less androgenic than levonorgestrel. Try novelon. Contraceptive effect is similar to both.
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