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A 20-year-old female asked:

We didnt have sex but as a protection i took normal birth control pills for21days it's been 2 days since i stopped i didn't get periods. what's reason?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Birth control: Typically one has a period at the end of the birth control back. It may take a few days. Some women do not always have a cycle on birth control especially with some of the newer low dose pills. Since you did not have sex you do not need to worry about being pregnant.

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Last updated Mar 9, 2016

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