A 36-year-old member asked:
Could levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) ed (contraceptive pill) stop your period a lot?
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Dr. Carrie Champineanswered
Obstetrics & Gynecology 20 years experience
It can: Women who take the period regularly, at the same time may notice over time that when they get to the placebos (the inactive sugar pills) that they do not have a period. However if you have missed a pill, you should do a pregnancy test.
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Last updated Jun 18, 2014
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