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Libido gone since the pill

I've been on 3 brands of the pill and noticed my libido disappeared since then. I've stopped the third brand about 4 months ago and it still hasn't come back, I've heard for some women it can take over a year which I'm worried will be the same for me. I had my hormones tested and they came up normal so I have no idea what I can do to try get it back.

Just wondering is it safe to stop and start the pill? I felt like it was coming back after stopping the second brand but when I started the third brand it vanished again.

What else can I do to get it back?
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replied February 21st, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
You can not expect everything at a time.You are getting the benefit of contraception for the price of decreased libido.This is a common side effects of pills.You have other alternatives for contraception,which are non-hormonal.Like condoms or IUDs or nonhormonal birth control pills like ormeloxifene.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counseling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care



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