My daughter is 17 and started taking Junel FE 1.5 mg-30 tablets 2 weeks ago and is suffering from pains in her chest. Its painful when she breaths in deeply and swallows food. Is this a symptom from the pill?
Many contraceptive pills cause severe acidity and gastritis. So it can cause pain in chest. Taking antacids along with meals helps take care of this.
However, your daughter must be urgently seen by a physician as chest pain with breathing in a woman on birth control pills can also be due to clots in the lungs. This is a medical emergency. Please consult a doctor immediately. Take care!
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