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Can you manipulate your period using oral contraceptives?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
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In brief: MANIPULATE PERIODS

Yes you can take no period birth control pills name yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) seasonale, seasonique, beyaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) yasmin and lybrel.
They all contain low doses of estrogen, there are fewer non active pills that trigger periods.The hormone formulations slightly differentcreating lighter periods when you have one.A new form of progestine used in some pills help reduce severe mood and physical symptoms that some get before periods.

In brief: MANIPULATE PERIODS

Yes you can take no period birth control pills name yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) seasonale, seasonique, beyaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) yasmin and lybrel.
They all contain low doses of estrogen, there are fewer non active pills that trigger periods.The hormone formulations slightly differentcreating lighter periods when you have one.A new form of progestine used in some pills help reduce severe mood and physical symptoms that some get before periods.
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