A member asked:

Is it normal to start spotting/or period on first day of the sugar pills while on low dose birth control? i have been on it for a year?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Holly Maes answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Yes: Those are the days your period is supposed to occur - during the sugar pills. The ones leading up to those have less and less hormone. so period on first day of sugar pills is actually quite common.

Answered 1/6/2021



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