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    How long is too long for a mid month extra period while on bc
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    angelican posted:
    Hello everyone,
    My birth control was recently changed and placed on Lo Loestrin tablets and first month was fine, cut down my period to fewer days but during week 2 of the second month I started a cycle again. Cycle is not heavy and the first few days I figured it was spotting, (since I have never experience that I figured that is what it was), but we are now about a week later and still here. It is a light to medium flow and dark in color. I tried calling my OB but her office is closed today. I don't know if I should continue to take this BC or if I should stop and call her on Monday. All the side effects for extra cycle on this pill says a few days. How many is a few days? I think about 7 days is too much right? This is the second month I have been on this type of BC. Any advice would be helpful.

    Thanks.
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    tlkittycat1968 responded:
    I would keep taking the pills and call your doctor Monday.


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