A 30-year-old female asked:
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im on nuvaring .i had a breakthrough bleeding a week before my period was due. should i expect my period not to come this time due to the short gap?

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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
40 years experience Gynecology
No: Break through bleeding is comon on any form of hormonal contraception. Bleeding may stop all together or become very light over time.
Answered on Jul 18, 2016
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Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
No: The hormones are unbalanced you may or may not get your regular period wait and see
Answered on Jul 18, 2016
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