Side effects of the pill.

  • Mark L Cox
  • Published 1973 in British medical journal


Recent studies indicate that the urge to reproduce is not an important source of the female libido. The Herzberg et al. studies showed that 19.8% of the women who stopped taking the pill gave loss of libido as the reason; 29.1% gave headache and 27.9% gave depression as their reasons for discontinuing. Women with a predisposition to depression tend to… (More)


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