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Dr. Robert Lang
51 years experience in Endocrinology
need diagnosis: First, you need to find out why you are not having peroids. It could be due to a problem with your pituitary gland or your ovaries. Once the cause is ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Not normal on BCP: It is not normal to have irregular periods when you are on birth control pills.You should see your gynecologist and discuss with him/her and may need ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Get through 1st pack: You need to get through that entire first pack of pills before you can consider yourself protected by the contraceptive. Why started on Oct 26? Usual ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prem Gulati
46 years experience in Internal Medicine
See M.D: Bleeing as long you been bleeding is not due to new estrogen pill you should see your doctor as threr may several other causes of bleeding.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz answered
20 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
First cycles?: Yes, spotting is common on birth control pills for the first few months. If it continues past 3 months, you may want to talk to your doc about trying ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Not bad, but...: It may not be effective this month, as it would be if you started it at the appropriate point in your cycle. That's why the doc told you to start it w ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
30 years experience in Family Medicine
Progestin-only Pills: or POPs are not nearly as effective at cycle control as estrogen containing contraceptives. They also must be taken around the same time everyday to b ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
8 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Birth control: Some Birth control are good ways to help “regulate” your period and give you some predictability to your cycle. I’d talk to your gyn about a combined ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: Yes, it it possible to miss or have no menstrual periods while on birth control pills
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Primary amenorrhea: Hi. You have a condition called primary amenorrhea. Have you had normal breast development? There are many potential causes of primary amenorrhea. Bir ... Read More
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