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Taking 3 birth control pills to stop bleeding

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Dr. Brad Douglas
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
See below: This depends on if you on your period or not. If not on your period it might take a day or so.

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Dr. Mary Engrav
Dr. Mary Engravanswered
Emergency Medicine 31 years experience
That : That is abnormal to have that much bleeding especially when you are on those medications. As you have had your period for three straight months, pleas... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
No problem: Fibroids are in the uterus and not in the vaginal canal. You can resume a normal sex life.
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
You can but...: You can utilize the oral contraceptive, but Plan B was a hormonal product as well which is why you are having withdrawal bleeding. Consider "riding th... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Fertility ?'s: Taking "five bcp's" will cause withdrawal bleeding and this will last for about 7-10 days. See your gyn physician and ask about a hysterosalpingogram... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Collin Smikle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
OCP and period: It may be normal for you to have irregular bleeding on birth control pills. It may take some time for your body to adapt. I would monitor the cycles ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Annette Fineberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Yes: Bleeding on Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is usually from your uterine lining being thin. The estrogen in the birth control pills can help stabi... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chad Boomershine
Rheumatology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes, birth control pills are often used to manage heavy menstrual bleeding.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
Family Medicine 35 years experience
De[pends: Some pts on bcp to help with irregular period, less cramping, shorter days of menstruation, less hormone imbalance etc..No one can absolutely tell you... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Restart pill cycle: Hi. Restart the pill cycle when it's convenient for you to. If you start a new BCP cycle now during the period, you're protected from pregnancy. If yo... Read More

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