Will I have irregular period if I start a contraceptive pills not on the first day of period?

Not necessarily. What we refer to as breakthrough bleeding is relatively common when first starting the pill. It might be decreased but not eliminated by starting on the first day. Generally you can start from day 1 to day 5 but be more cautious that first cycle!

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Can I start my contraceptive pills anytime? Not on the first day of menstruation because I have irregular period.

Yes. You can safely start oral contraceptives at any time in the cycle. If you start the pill on the first day of your period, then you would be protected immediately. In your case, start the pill any day but be aware that you need to be on the pill for at least two weeks before you would have effective contraception. Read more...

Is it ok if I take my contraceptive pills before period? Will I have irregular period as consequences?

OCP. You can take your contraceptive pill any time during your cycle. As long as your stay on the hormonal pill and not on the sugar one, you should not have a period and therefore you should not be irregular. In fact, oral contraceptive pills are given to regulate periods. Read more...

I got brown spotting for two days and then pinkish on and off for four days I have irregular period and this has been never happened before I don't know what is going on, I took oral contraceptive pills to regulate my period June last year?

Irregular periods. Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. Read more...