A 16-year-old female asked:
Pregnancy test negative. on the nuvaring continuously to skip periods - done it twice now. breakthrough bleeding for two weeks. should i be worried?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Nuvaring: It doesn't sound like you're pregnant. If you are going to use the nuvaring continuously then do it more consistently. When you start and stop every other month you are more likely to have breakthrough bleeding.
3.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 4, 2016
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.