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A 20-year-old female asked:

Is it okay to take birth control placebo pills a week early in order to avoid getting period during a certain week? or just skip the period?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Skip placebo: Skip the placebo pills and take the active pills of the next pack to "skip" the menstrual flow.

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Last updated Feb 2, 2019

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