Strange Side Effects Of Birth Control Pills That You Never Knew!

Ladies, many of us who are sexually active and do not want to become mothers any time soon, resort to taking birth control pills, right? Well, we do know that birth control pills come with certain side effects.

However, most of us may not be aware of the fact that taking birth control pills for a long period of time or taking emergency contraceptive pills too often can result in certain unusual side effects.

Birth control pills prove to be a relief to many couples who want to enjoy unprotected sex, but are not ready for children yet.

These contraceptive pills suppress the functions of the pituitary glands and stop the release of the egg in the ovary, in order to prevent pregnancy.

Although many woman experience various side effects of birth control pills, they still continue to take them, as they feel that these side effects are temporary and nothing too serious!

Some of the most common side effects of birth control pills are weight gain, mood swings, fatigue, nausea, etc.

Here is a list of some of the strange side effects of birth control pills that you must not ignore, have a look!

1. Yeast Infections

It may not be safe to take birth control pills regularly, as the hormonal imbalances they cause in the body can lead to vaginal dryness and yeast infections. 

2. Eye Problems

Yes, one of the strange side effects of birth control pills can be eye issues such as dry eyes, itchy eyes, blurred vision, etc., as strong pills can dehydrate your body.

2. Eye Problems

Yes, one of the strange side effects of birth control pills can be eye issues such as dry eyes, itchy eyes, blurred vision, etc., as strong pills can dehydrate your body.

3. Blood Clots

An unusual side effect of contraceptive pills includes the formation of abnormal blood clots in a woman's body, especially if she smokes or is overweight, causing various other serious health complications.

4. Migraines

A research study has found that some women experience migraine headaches while they are on birth control pills, which is another unusual side effect that is seen only in a few women.

5. Depression

While moods swings are a common side effect of birth control pills, depression is a rare side effect that is seen in some women due to the hormonal fluctuations they experience.

6. Pain During Intercourse

Another strange side effect of contraceptive pills is that certain women experience pain during an intercourse, as the hormones can cause lower pelvic pain and dry vagina.

7. Lack Of Sex Drive

Many women tend to lose interest in intercourse while they are on birth control pills, which is an ironic side effect of this medication!

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