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Can brith control make your period late

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes.: Birth Control can make the period come late. It is supposed to regulate your period. 1% or less chance of getting pregnant is also a possibility.

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Ok: There is no need to take plan B if you are on birth control and taking it every day. Plan B is birth control pills. Don't use plan B when you are on ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rixt Luikenaar
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Yes: If you take birthcontrol pills for a while your lining inside your uterus gets very thin and it is possible to bleed little or none at all especially ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Shifts the period: If you start your new pack of pills several days late, they may not prevent ovulation. You could become pregnant. If the pills do prevent you from o... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Knittel
Dr. Andrea Knittelanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 8 years experience
Add condoms: You will have a period when you take the placebo pills (often a different color) or when you stop taking pills for a week, depending on the brand of p... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Possibly.: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illnes... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Amennorhea: Yes an irregular period may come because of hormone bnormalities afterstopping the pill one should monitor the menses and use an alternate form of bi... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, if no misses: If you took your oral contraceptive everyday at about the same time each day without missing any, then start your new pack of pills. Often the endomet... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
Fertility Medicine 26 years experience
May be ok: After being on the ocp for months the lining of the uterus will be thin (not a lot of blood). When you stop the pill it may take a while (a month or s... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Elguera
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Take pregnancy test : Late periods can always indicate possible pregnancy. Bleeding during sex can indicate infection so you should have cultures for infection from gynecol... Read More

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