A 22-year-old female asked:
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can i start a new pack of birth control 2 days early to stop my period early?

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Dr. Kenneth Crabb
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You may take fewer placebo pills than prescribed so long as you take your pills at the same time each day. Starting a pack early may or may not stop a current menses.
Answered on Aug 22, 2016
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