True regarding minipill is:
|B||Cannot be used in lactation|
|C||Used with combination of oral contraceptive pill|
|D||Irregular vaginal bleeding|
Irregular vaginal bleeding
a. Progestin-only oral contraceptives are also known as the minipill. Candidates for use include women who are breastfeeding and women with contraindications to estrogen use. The most significant disadvantage is the continuous need for compliance with regularity of usage.
b. Adverse effects are nausea, breast tenderness, headache, menstrual irregularities, and amenorrhea.
c. Another drawback is the irregular bleeding that may occur because of low dose hormone.