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Is the pill really good?

What's the chance of pregnancy is used correctly? Are there different types of pills? My fiance and I want to use the most effective birth control with the least negative side effects. Are the effects of the pill bad? Do they really increase chance of heart attacks/failure/disease? Do they affect the baby when you get off the pill? I'm sorry if I sound naive, I just don't know much about the pill.

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What dunczen said is correct. The side effects are usually mild and positive. You'll probably experience a lighter and milder period and you'll be able to predict it better. Less cramps, less blood, less fatigue... Your breast may swell and increase in size. You could also retain more water or have an increase in appetite. It really depends on the type and how your body decides to react to it though.

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Pills are a good birth control option and are really effective if used as directed. Most pills have a success rate of over 99%, but only if they are used correctly. I would advise you to walk into any Planned Parenthood clinic and talk to someone there. Everything you want to know will be explained. Read on from www.plannedparenthood.org/health-topics/birth-control/birth-control-pill-4228.htm.

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Does that mean if you have s.ex 100 times you'll probably get pregnant one of those times?
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No, it doesn't... but you should always use a condom too if you're concerned about getting pregnant. If you use a correctly use a condom too, the chances are much lower yet.
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Very effective. Lots and lots of different kinds. Talk to your doctor. don't smoke.

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