Now days most of the population uses pills for contraception but question is same. Are they safe for health as earlier versions of contraceptive pill have many side effects on health and for some people these side effects are lethal.
Modern pills have lot of improvement in uses of hormones as these pills are now using less hormones than earlier which greatly lowered risks of side effects but still pills have some pros and cons.
Side effects of pills can vary from person to person as some has great health risks and some has less. Here are some of them.
- Due to intake of hormones via these pills many women gains weight and some time weight gain can be very high and this can cause severe health issues.
- It can cause high blood pressure, heart disease and other related problems specially women's having family history of cardio problem.
- Irregular bleeding
- Depression, headaches, Nausea etc.
For many females this problems will go away it self after few months of use but for some this can cause serious problem. Specially women aged 35 years or older and having heart, blood clotting problem are at greater risk.
So it is important to consult a doctor before using these pills as they can guide you what kind of contraception pills are safer for you or you should use other methods.