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A 20-year-old female asked:

I'm on yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control. can i skip my period this month by skipping the placebo pills?

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Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: This will usually work just fine but don't do it too often or you will get break thru bleeding.
Last updated Apr 29, 2014

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