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A 23-year-old female asked:

After stopping birth control patch, is it normal to miss periods?

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Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
It can be: Post 'pill' amenorrhea is when a woman doesnt have a period after stopping birth control. It can also include the patch. This can last as long as 6 months. It is recommended that you have a check up if you dont start in 6 months.

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A 22-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to miss 4 periods while on the birth control nexplanon?

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Dr. Timothy Durkee
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Bleeding irregularities can occur with explain- this is one of the more common side effects. Monitor for signs of pregnancy.

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Last updated Oct 24, 2017

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