A 41-year-old member asked:
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please help! what happens when you take 2 types of birth control at the same time?

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular bleeding: If woman mixes two types of birth control pills there is a likelihood that she will experience irregular bleeding.
Answered on Apr 16, 2017

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