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A 23-year-old female asked:

How to use contraceptive pills to organise the period ?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Take as directed: Your prescription should include directions on how to take the medication. If you have specific questions check your pharmacist or physician.
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A 37-year-old member asked:

What is a good contraceptive pill and period?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Too many: There are many low dose pills. they can help with contraception, menstrual regulation, acne, menstrual pain, endometriosis, etc. Talk to your doc and they can help recommend one for you
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Can the contraceptive pill regulate your periods if i haven't had a period in 3 months?
Dr. Douglas Lawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
It can: You may resume some form of menses on the pill, but its also perfectly safe and fine to not have a period on the pill.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Stopped taking contraceptive pill approx 7 weeks ago..no period. Is this normal? Thank you :)
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Delayed menses: Some women experience a delay in return of menses after discontinuation of oral contraceptives. Pregnancy should be ruled out with a pregnancy test. I... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
I'm on contraceptive pills, period is 8 days late test shows negative, feeling nauseous most of the time?
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Some basics: A properly done home pregnancy test should be positive in pregnancy as soon as a delay in the cycle is noted & definitely a week or more later. So... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
I've already started taking my pill but my period hasn't started yet, how long will it be until it's affective as a contraceptive?
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 48 years experience
Depends: If you started your pills on the first day of your period then it should already be effective. If you have not taken the pills exactly as instructed t... Read More
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A female asked:
before taking contraceptive pills period is regular but when i off the pill period in january-24, feb-20, march-25..Please ? No more
Dr. Joy Jackson
Family Medicine 20 years experience
This : This is completely normal. When on the pill your period will come anytime during the last row of pills (placebo pills). Try to take your pills around ... Read More
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Last updated Dec 16, 2014
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