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Hello, I took 3 morning after pills after I had sex with my husband 5months ago. Right now I got excess estrogen in body and gained 30lbs. I want to know if I can take some medicine to remove the excess hormone in my body and do you have some good ways to let me loss weight asap


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Expert:  Dr. Cecelia J. Russ replied 4 Days.

Hello,

Thank you for asking the query :

If  you had taken the morning after pills only on that occasion, then it will not cause oestrogen excess in the body.  Unless otherwise you were on oestrogen supplementation on a daily basis this scenario is less likely.

If you feel that the weight gain is sudden and un expected ( sudden weight gain over a short period of time ) then you should check for your Thyroid function levels. (TFT). A low functioning Thyroid is much more of a common problem that oestrogen excess.

Weight loss unfortunately takes time and effort. And among the available methods, the easiest would be to cut down all the calorie rich foods and do heavy intensity workouts.

Hope this helps. Please feel free to ask follow-up questions via email itself. Thank you.


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- Medical School - New York Institute of Technology, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
- Duke University Medical Center, Residency in Family Medicine
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