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Another version incorrectly said the failure rate for oral contraceptives is 6%.
The National Women's Law Center – which estimates that in 2013 alone, the contraception requirement saved women $1.4 billion in oral contraceptive costs – has vowed to challenge the Trump administration in court.
Taking oral contraceptives or another form of hormonal birth control reduces the risk of cysts.
Fifty-eight percent of women use oral contraceptive pills for reasons other than birth control like treating the disease endometriosis or menstrual pain, according to the Guttmacher Institute.
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