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A 18-year-old female asked:

This is my first month on the pill and i didn't start my period the first day of placebo pills. im now on the second day with no period. means????

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Means nothing: It means you should continue taking the pill once per day. It may take a few days for bleeding to start. It is not rare to miss a cycle when on the pill either. If you are concerned you may be pregnant take a pregnancy test
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