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A 28-year-old female asked:

I have started the pill this month and have had breakthough bleeding for almost 2 weeks, should i take the sugar pills or skip them?

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Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Absolutely take them: In addition not all BCPs have the same composition. You should tell your OB and he/she can change your prescription so that it will stop that "break through" bleeding.
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