Is it common to miss period on birth control lo loestrin?

Common. It is quite common to miss your menstrual cycle while taking birth control pills. This is a common side effect especially on a low dose birth control pill. Some pills are even designed to cause this. Many patients enjoy the light or absent menstrual cycles. Anytime you are concerned about pregnancy you always have the option of doing a home pregnancy test.

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About 2 months ago I stopped taking my birth control lo loestrin. Since then I have not had a period and have had a difficult time getting sleep?

See your doctor. There are many reasons for women not having periods. For example, your thyroid may not be working well, you might be pregnant, very stressed, you may fail to ovulate because you have pcos. That is not a complete list of things that can cause you to miss your period. See your doctor and s/he can help determine the cause of your amenorrhea and determine a plan to help you. Read more...

Cramping, discharge, back pain, achy breasts two weeks before period on birth control? I have been on Lo Loestrin for 5 months now.

See a gynecologist. Your symptoms indicate that you probably have an infection that we call pelvic inflammatory disease. Sometimes hormonal imbalance can cause these symptoms too. The best thing to do would be to go and see a gynecologist for further evaluation and treatment. Read more...