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A 40-year-old member asked:

Start a new pill called brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone). no period?

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Dr. David Doucette
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Probably normal: Presuming your not pregnant, it is not uncommon for some pills to suppress uterine lining proliferation so much that there is no significant sloughing at the end of the cycle and, therefor, no period. "pill amenorrhea" as it is called, is normal and should not cause alarm.
Last updated Aug 24, 2013

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