A 19-year-old female asked:
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if my period came 3 days early on birth control can i start the new pack early (on sugar pills) make it the same amount of time it normally would?

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Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
Continue: just continue the pills as you normally would
Answered on Jul 16, 2014

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