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Will my period return to regular times if I go back on birth control?

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Dr. Kathryn Mercer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes

The bleeding you get on the pill isn't really a period; it's a withdrawal bleed.
Once your body has acclimated to the pill, you can control when, and even if, you bleed. That's why there are new pill schedules: monthly, every three months, or not at all.

In brief: Yes

The bleeding you get on the pill isn't really a period; it's a withdrawal bleed.
Once your body has acclimated to the pill, you can control when, and even if, you bleed. That's why there are new pill schedules: monthly, every three months, or not at all.
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