A 18-year-old female asked:
can i start a new birth control pack three days before my inactive brown pills are finished to end my period early?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Derek Haas answered
Specializes in Fertility Medicine
Yes: Yes, there is no reason you have to take all of the placebo pills. In fact, some types of birth control pills (BCPs) only have placebo pills every 3 months and that's perfectly fine. Some women do experience irregular spotting when switching over to this type of BCP.
Answered on May 30, 2016
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