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Can your period come 5 days early if you are on birth control and have regular cycles

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Sudler
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Both: It depends on when one stops their contraception and what method has been used. Irregular cycles can occur after hormonal contraception stops. Using ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hard to tell: Get a pregnancy test as first intention. If negative and if you had sex within 4 days of performing the test repeat it in 1 week, if still negative yo ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Similar to other versions of the question it is true that some women do not always bleed when on birth control pills. Remember birth control pills tri ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Later: Your period will come 5 days later.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
Use a back up: Use a back up for a month.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends : That is true if you started your pill after your menstrual cycle. If you started in the middle of your menstrual cycle then that may not be true. If y ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breakthrough bleed: Sounds like breakthrough bleeding which occurs when you have bleeding at unscheduled times while on birth control. . Often things get back to normal ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably normal: The length of your cycles can vary and the length of time that you actually bleed can also vary. What you describe is not abnormal.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
48 years experience Family Medicine
It can: It can depending on whate OCP you have been taking and for how long.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
You may need to: do an actual consult since patients cannot provide so much history with their questions on this platform. Please repost with brief information and yo ... Read More

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