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... I took birth control for 4 months and just went off of it last month. It's been 33 days since my last birth control pill, and my period has not come back. ... (2 replies)
... That's how it went with me, and I've read many posts from women saying 'it worked the first few times but....' So I would definitely suggest you take a week off or else you might end up with non-stop spotting (worst case scenario). There are special brands of BCP designed to skip, and they still allow for 3 (4?) periods a year so I wouldn't push it more than that. (1 replies)
... I am completing my 4th month on Orsythia and im frustrated. My period has come early twice now. Last month it came during the last week of active pills. I had 3 more active pills left in that week when it arrived. My period also lasted longer, a full 7 days. ... (0 replies)

... currently taking the pill, because of skin problems and very painful periods, I don't need them for contraception, a year ago I was put on Dianette, and after a week of taking it I had pretty bad sharp chest pains, trouble breathing, pains around my body, I just generally felt awful. ... (3 replies)
... This was the very first birth control pill I was ever on and I absolutely loved it! I was a Sunday start too and always got my period on Thursday of the inactive week making for an only 3-4 day periods. Hope this helps. Best of luck to you! (4 replies)
... and for the past week I have been on my period. I started the pill before my period instead of the sunday after because I was going on vacation that week. My periods are usually only 4 days. For 7 days I have been bleeding very heavily and cramping so bad I had to miss a day of work. Is this normal? ... (1 replies)
... and I delayed my period a lot. When I actually took my placebo week, my period wouldn't come. I used to be a regular, no cramp, 4 day period before it and honestly not having it was nice, but freaked me pregnancy wise. But yes, it does happen on that stuff. ... (5 replies)
... I've only been on it for about a week so hopefully things won't change for the worse later on when my body gets used to it. ... (3 replies)
... I was on Yasmin for 4 years. ... (1 replies)
... the first 6 months.. period was GREAT! no cramps, 4 days long. all light. LOVED it! couldnt of been happier. ... (0 replies)
... The reason for taking the pill is to regulate my periods because I will be getting married in July and I would like to know when my period is coming before we booked our honeymoon. ... (3 replies)
... last wed. i noticed spotting.. and it got heavier and heavier.. and i started my green pills sunday, so i assume on my period cuz i keep beleeding.. but this period is SO different from all my last ones.. the cramps really hurt.. and i have the same feelings as i did when i was never on bc.. i can feel the flow.. and its heavy.. i LOVED my 4-day periods, light days, barely no... (0 replies)
... person thing, as it is a triphasic pill. I've had a couple times where I might spot for about 3 or 4 days about a week and a half into my second pack. Your current cycle is probably a little messed up as Thisby said. Hold in there and after this is should be fine! ... (2 replies)
... I've been on depo for over 4 years now with no problems until now. After the first few months of starting the shot, I stopped having periods and haven't had any breakthrough bleeding for years. ... (1 replies)
... periods a year and never take more than three packs back to back. All I do is when I complete the last full week of active pills in one pack is begin another one on week 1. I have never, to this day, experienced BTB. ... (5 replies)
... pill I only had an instance with breakthrough bleeding on the 3rd day taking it, then nothing. Then I was suppose to get my period like I normally due this past week and now it is Friday and nothing. I was freaking out and thought I was pregnant. Well, after taking a test I found out I was not. ... (9 replies)
Skipping Periods..
Sep 27, 2006
... Alright well I've been on Birthcontrol for straight 4 years and i got off for about a year and now im back on it. the question is.. I was on Alesse.. ... (0 replies)
... cramps, bloating, and to top it all off i started my period anyways, and to top that off, i usually have my period for three days, i have now been bleeding for a week and a half! im am so mad, i should be getting a call from my gyno on monday so we will see what happens! ... (2 replies)
... my doctor said that I could do this for 3 months at a time. The other option you have is to switch to a different pill, Seasonale, which is made to give you only 4 periods a year. Convenient! ... (7 replies)
... years and have never had any irreuglar periods or any spotting. I took a pt and it came out negtive. So i thought everything was ok but yesterday i got my period a week early again. ... (1 replies)


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