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A 25-year-old female asked:

My period wont stop could it be bcoz of the birth control pills i started to use with it or bcoz i took pills to delay the period b4 this 18 days ?

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Dr. Raymond Schneider
Family Medicine 46 years experience
Yes it could be the birth control pills.: It is most beneficial to take birth control pills on a regular basis as prescribed. If you alter the frequency or you alter the dose you're likely going to alter the effect. That means you could be more likely to be pregnant and you could be more likely to have irregular periods.

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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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