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I read everywhere that hormone changes such as getting your period and such cause outbreaks among many women. For this reason, I was wondering if birth control could possibly be a cause of some of my outbreaks because of the changes in hormones to your body with each pill you take.

Do you think Birth Control could cause out breaks just like getting your period can trigger an out break?


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I don't know, but I would like to add that I am curious about this as well. I was recently perscribed birth control because I do not ovulate or have pcos and the purpose is to have a period every month, but I'm scared to start it because I don't want to cause an outbreak.

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Me too

I'm curious about this too. My cold sores have gotten a lot worse over the last couple years and I think I'm preimenopausal. I'm wondering if that's the reason because I've tried everything else and nothing seems to work. I'd love to hear if anyone has any information on this.

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