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Effect of stopping Yaz mid-pack - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i am on YAZ, and was wondering if i am able to stop mid-pack
Doctor :   i did not get you
User :   i do want to have my period, but i am going on vacation next week, which is when i would normally have it
User :   and i was wondering if i could stop the process to induce a period so that i can have it earlier
Doctor :   when was your last period date?
User :   march 8th
Doctor :   were your periods normal and regular before
User :   yes
Doctor :   so you are likely to get the next periods on April 8th
User :   more like april 4th, but yeah close to that
Doctor :   on which date you are planning to go for vacations
User :   april 1st to april 6th
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the medications given for this is prescription based which cannot be advised over the chat
Doctor :   Since we havenâ??t physically examined you, it is inappropriate and unethical to prescribe you scheduled drugs. Hence see the doctor for the medicine that you require.
User :   ok, if i were to have had sex in the last few days and went off birth control, would i be in risk of pregnancy since the sperm might still be present
Doctor :   sperms will be alive in the women's body only for 24 hours
User :   i have seen up to 7 days, is that incorrect then?
Doctor :   no they cannot sustain for so long
User :   ok thank
User :   s
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