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Is It Safe to Take the "Morning After Pill" Two Days Before Surgery?

My husband and I experienced an "accident" and I decided to take the morning after pill to be on the safe side. The medicine was not on the "do not... READ MORE

How Soon Can I Start Taking the Birth Control Pill After TT?

I am having my TT in the second week of July. I stopped the pill on May 24th. I use the pill to regulate my monthly cycle. Can I start taking the pill... READ MORE

Birth Control Pills and a Tummy Tuck?

Is it ok to continue taking birth control pills and have a tummy tuck? Is treatment handled any differently if you continue taking them? READ MORE

Possible to Have Tummy Tuck if I Get off Coumadin for 2 Weeks?

I'm 28. I've had two PE's (Pulmonary Embolism). First while on birth control then again during my 2nd pregnancy. I have a Filter and am said to be on... READ MORE

Should I Discontinue Birth Control Before TT?

Should I stop taking my birth control that I use as a hrt before getting my tummy tuck? I'm 51 yr's old READ MORE

Is a 400 Platelet CBC Count to High for Elective Surgery?

I just received my cbc lab results and noticed that my platelets are 400... although this lab has a high cut off at 415, I had a cbc drawn 6 months... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Safe With Implanon Birth Control?

I Have the Implanon Birth Control in my Arm, is It Still Safe to Proceed with a Tummy Tuck? I do not smoke and have no medical problems. READ MORE

What medications do I need to stop before surgery?

Out of 20mg adderall,phentermine, and birth control lo loestrin fe READ MORE

Does Plan B emergency contraception effect surgery?

I am having surgery tomorrow for an endogastric hernia. Me and my boyfriend had an accident today and took plan b. Will it effect anything?? Please help!! READ MORE

Is It Better to Stay on the NuvaRing (Vaginal Birth Control Ring) During TT & BBL Surgery or Discontinue It for the Month?

Hello, I was wondering if it would be better to stay on my current birth control method of the Nuva Ring (Vaginal Ring w estrogen progestin) or to... READ MORE

I am scheduled to get my period the day of my surgery. Can I restart birth control pills to stop my period?

Ok I am believe it or not scheduled to get my monthly period on March 26th which is the day of surgery. I was on the birth control pill for a while... READ MORE

I am having a Tummy tuck and I am concerned about developing a blood clot. Please advised!!!

I am 40 yrs old and 135 pounds I have loose skin d/t having twins with a separated muscle. I am scheduled to have a TT & muscle repair done on June ,... READ MORE

Has anyone remained on their oral contraceptive right before their tummy tuck/liposuction?

My PS normally recommends his patients to d/c their oral contraceptive 4 weeks prior to surgery but didn't instruct me to stop mine. He stated that he... READ MORE

Previous Pulmonary Embolism due to Birth Control, Can I still have a Tummy Tuck and Lipo to the flanks?

I had a PE in 8/2009 after giving vaginal birth to my son on 5/2009. I was told by my Dr. that it was due to my birth control that my doctor but me on... READ MORE

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