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Glenwood Landing, NY
A 28-year-old female asked:

Can i skip or delay my period by one week on ortho tri cyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) lo? if so, how would i do that?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Lisa Vansaghi
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Just continue taking the pills for an additional week before switching to the placebo pills (usually white).
Last updated Jul 6, 2013


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