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A 20-year-old female asked:

Is it ok if i take my contraceptive pills before period? will i have irregular period as consequences?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
OCP: You can take your contraceptive pill any time during your cycle. As long as your stay on the hormonal pill and not on the sugar one, you should not have a period and therefore you should not be irregular. In fact, oral contraceptive pills are given to regulate periods.

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