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    Aberen and BCpills
    Rabbits posted:
    Is it ok to take birth control pills and Aberen at the same time? The BC pills are for headaches. Thanks in advance for any insight.
    Mary Jane Minkin, MD responded:
    Dear Rabbits,
    I think you are referring to Amberen? I don't know of any contraindication to taking Amberen with birth control pills. But why are you taking the Amberen? I don't find it's helpful with anything; and if you are taking birth control pills, you don't need any hormonal therapy; birth control pills will take care of the menopausal side effects. It's very unlikely to help you lose weight, if that's why you are taking it; try less caloric intake and more exercise-those do work much better,
    Good luck,
    Mary Jane

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