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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
You can: Some women do well with an extended cycle with their birth control pills, in order to avoid some of their periods. You can discuss that with your doc ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Pills Mix Up &Period: It is probably you starting your pill pack early.You started your period now,so start a new 28 dose pack now and you will getyour eriod after 28 days
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. William m Simpson
48 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It normally takes 2-4 months for the body to adjust to a new type of contraception. If the pills are taken as directed, they will be effective regard ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Early: Yes you can. May alter cycles some but ok to do.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
BCP ?'s: Bleeding on low dose oral bcp's us usually the result of not taking the active pills punctually, as in within the hour of the prior day's active pill. ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Probably not: Irregular menstrual periods can happen when your body adjusts to a new bcp hormone combination. A single instance does not signify a recurrent problem ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: Buy a home pregnancy test. They become positive at about the time you'd be starting your next expected period. If it's negative, repeat in 1 week and ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Crabb
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You may take fewer placebo pills than prescribed so long as you take your pills at the same time each day. Starting a pack early may or may not stop ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Yes, i would start a new pack of birth control pills now.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Haas
Specializes in Fertility Medicine
Yes: Yes, there is no reason you have to take all of the placebo pills. In fact, some types of birth control pills (BCPs) only have placebo pills every 3 ... Read More

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