A 22-year-old female asked:
Can i take pimtrea birth control placebo pills a week early and expect to get my period a week early?
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Pediatrics 30 years experience
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, but...: Yes, but I wouldn't recommend it. It's best to take the pill as prescribed. If you want to change the time of your cycle, it would be better to try to delay it by skipping or delaying the placebo week.
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Last updated Feb 5, 2019
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