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A 22-year-old female asked:

Periods changing while on bc? im 22, been on same bc for 9 years. periods come monthly. i have pcos. last month period was 2 days and extremely light. this month it is 2 days late. i have cramps, and all pms symptoms but no bleeding. abnormal?

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Dr. Alonso Morales Medina
Specializes in Medicina Interna
Not worrisome.: Even if you are on the same BC, your periods can vary slightly. Also, there are many factors that can modify your period. Your diet, excercise, pshychological stress, physical stress, weight loss or gain, among others. You might want to review these and any other recent lifestyle change. This month, I believe your period is soon to come. If you become increasingly irregular, go to you gynecologist

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