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A 26-year-old female asked:

I have a cyst in ovary.doctor gave me ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l and 4 days ago i finished taking 1 of the 3 packs she gave.still havn't got my period.is this normal?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
BCPs may suppress: Oral birth control pills can suppress your period, or lead to lighter periods. If you take the pills as prescribed, you will be protected from pregnancy, and have a regular monthly hormonal cycle.
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What could it mean if I am on the lo ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) pill and my period is 3 days late?
Dr. Michael Swor
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Hormonal change: Some kind of hormonal change, including pregnancy is the usual cause of abnormal bleeding like you describe.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
I'm on lo ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) and i'm startin to take the green pill when i'm done with the green pills will my period go off ?
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Which BC pill to take from Regestrone 5mg, Levlen ,Levora, Ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) L to stop periods with less side effects???
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A 19-year-old female asked:
I am eating ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) g tablet for birth control.When am i supposed to have my periods?
Dr. Peter Baumann
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Last updated Jul 13, 2018

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