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A 38-year-old member asked:

I started a new birth control called brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone). why am i not haveing a period at the end of the pack?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Low hormone dose: Brevicon (ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone) is a very low estrogen dose pill that keeps the lining of the womb(endometrium) minimal. The "period" from that pill will be scant, brown, or non-existent normally.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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