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Starting birth control pills

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Jacobs
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sunday start: Take your first pill on the sunday immediately follolwing the onset of your period. Most pills give you the option of a sunday start or starting on th ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
More irreg bleeding: You are likely to get more irregular bleeding in the first month of taking the pills, if you start mid-cycle, you may get your expected period, then a ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Schuster
31 years experience Urogynecology
Yes and No: For cycle control only and not for "birth control", you can start the pills anytime you like and with daily taking of the pill, the cycles will usuall ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No problem: Take them approximately the same time each day. If am is best, that's ok, even if a couple or hrs difference.
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