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Old 04-19-2011, 11:22 AM   #16  
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Lauren and prepping - I'm on the Pill because I have PCOS, and I've been on the same pill on and off for the last 5 years or so, and this has NEVER happened before. I'm not mean or curt or annoyed with anyone else except my boyfriend. It's weird. It's like the attraction is just GONE. I don't want him kissing me, I don't want him touching me, I don't even look forward to seeing him anymore. When I'm not with him or haven't seen him in a while, he doesn't even cross my mind.

I'm thinking of getting my prescription changed, but I don't know how much that's going to effect things. The one I have now cycles the doses, first 5 days is 10, then the next 7 is 20, then the last 9 are 35, and then the placebo/iron pills. Not being "in the mood" ever is one thing, but I just feel like the attraction is gone.
Since going off hormonal birth control might not be an option with your PCOS, you may want to switch to a monophasic pill rather than a triphasic pill. I know some women with pcos (me included) have a lot of trouble with triphasics (varying doses throughout your cycle).

I was on a monophasic for years when things just started to get wonky. I was switched to Nuvaring (also monophasic) and it made a world of difference. A pill switch may help things, but it may take some trial and error. Every kind of pill will have a different effect from user to user. Good luck.

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