A 23-year-old female asked:
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whenever i skip the sugar pills in order to skip bleeding (even just once) i always have spotting for days. does this mean its not strong enough?

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Dr. Bruce Young
57 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: That kind of bleeding is normal & the pills are working, as long as you only skipthe sugar pills.
Answered on Jun 25, 2013
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Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Follow up with your: Dr and gyn to check your blood sugar and hormone level and to assess the cause of your spotting. Take care!
Answered on Dec 10, 2013
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