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Hi i was taking a low dose birth control pila..

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Dr. Soumya


Practicing since :2010

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Posted on Tue, 25 Dec 2018 in Women's Health
Question: Hi i was taking a low dose birth control pila.. now i have change to a normal/medium dose hormone pill. While i was taking the first Sometimes i would not get my period. Bow i had to
Change and os the third cycle i take the new pill but i did not get my period is this normal?
Answered by Dr. Soumya 45 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Hormonal variation

Detailed Answer:

I understand your concerns.

Following is my reply:

1) You are right.

2) Switching new pill causes increase in hormonal levels and might delay the periods.

3) Wait for the periods and you might get it in a week.

Let me know if you need anymore help.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Kampana
Follow up: Dr. Soumya 1 hour later
This is the 3 month using the different pill. And i have had my normal period the past 2 months and now i am not getting it i am about 5 days late
Answered by Dr. Soumya 25 hours later
Brief Answer:
This is normal

Detailed Answer:

Delay for few days is common while on OC pills. This could also be related to new events in life, stress, travelling , exams etc.

You can wait for another week for periods to start.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar

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