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Estrogen birth control to start period

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Dr. Robert Lang
Endocrinology 52 years experience
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 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
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
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
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
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prem Gulati
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
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 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 21 years experience
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
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
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
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
Family Medicine 31 years experience
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 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adriana Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
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
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Azra Ayubi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Breakthrough bleed : Breakthrough bleeding on depot Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is common. Iron supplementation is helpful to avoid anemia. Sometimes a short course of e... Read More
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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