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Why shouldn't my period stopped or gotten lighter after taking bc pills ?

today i started bc pills for the first time. my gyn gave me 3 months of natazia. i got my period earlier today and took the pill, my period hasnt stopped or gotten lighter and the only thing thats gone is my pms. but im wondering, shouldnt my period stop after i take the first pill of any bc pack and get my period during the plaecebos ?
Asked On : Mon, 30 May 2011
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Hi,thanks for query.You have start taking this tablet from the first day of your period.After this the period will not stop.Still you continue with drug as per the schedule.After completion of 26 tabs normally you will have your period.The last 2 tabs are placebos.Please have some extra precaution for the first month as far as pregnancy is concerned.bye.
Answered: Fri, 3 Jun 2011
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