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A 22-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to miss a period whilst on yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol)?

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Dr. Walter Kobasa
Obstetrics and Gynecology 37 years experience
Maybe: It is not uncommon with pills like Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) to have a very light or absent period. Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) only has 4 days of placebo so this is common. If unsure you can always do a pregnancy test.

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Last updated Mar 16, 2021

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