Side effects of birth control drugThough birth control drugs provide freedom to women in planning their family and to focus on their career too. It offers a tension free and pleasurable love making without the fear of getting pregnant. But one cannot deny the fact that it offers adverse effects on health too. Side effects and medicines are the two sides of the same coin. These birth control drugs are available at the over the counter places like local pharmacy or online drug store. It is also available in generic medication forms and you can get them as generic prescription medication. Though it has some side effects that you should be aware about. These side effects are listed below
• Severe headache
• Tenderness or enlargement of the breasts
• Decrease in sex drive
The above side effects are not serious and disappear once your body gets adjusted to them but there are some serious side effects have been observed which requires medical attention. These include depression, migraine headache, heavy bleeding, lumps on the breasts, high blood pressure and high cholesterol, chest pain and allergic reactions. If you experience these side effects than it advisable to consult with a doctor.