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Menstrual irrgularity after taking birth control pills - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello i am 2 days late on my period and i am taking birth control but i havent been takeing at the same time could that cause this late period
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   birth control pills are hormonal pills
User :   i still taking my sugar pills
Doctor :   they may cause menstrual irregularities sometimes
User :   i usually start on the third pill and i am on my four
Doctor :   so take your pills regularly without missing them
User :   well i did miss a day here and there and then i i would take it when i rembered it is that causing this late ness
Doctor :   if you miss pill one day
Doctor :   take 2 pills on next day
User :   i did
Doctor :   if you miss pills for 2 days
Doctor :   take 2 pills for next 2 days
User :   no just one pill
User :   could this cause this miss up on my period
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