Hello, I am currently taking a birth control called Lomedia

Patient : Hello, I am currently taking a birth control called Lomedia. I was 17 years old when I started taking this pill in May or June of 2014. At that point in my life I weighed about 120 or so. Currently, I am now 18 and have gained 43 pounds. I weight 143 and am very unhappy with this. I started the pill because my periods were constantly back to back and extremely heavy. They would only stop for a number of days and then it would proceed. Should I continue taking my birth control or should I stop?
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: Hello, I have a question about potentially becoming infected by blood borne diseases by coming into contact with drie...

Q: For 3 months I have a had a pain off and on to my right just above navel. I have had bouts of ibs in the past. When i...

Q: I ate out today around 12 hours back. 2 hours back I started to have this crampy sort of pain in my left side of sto...

Q: I have been taking Teva generic klonopin for panic disorder for a long time and they switched it to the brand Accord ...

Q: Dr., Does a classic Passive/Aggressive patient (although, from the physical and emotional abuse enacted would seem o...


Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon