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    About my period.
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    ASB_vp posted:
    This will be my third week taking my birth control. Should i still get my period this month? Because I'm already a couple days late..
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    georgiagail responded:
    When you say you are on birth control, we're assuming you mean oral contraceptives (i.e., the pill). Bleeding typically occurs a few days afer one starts the week of inactive pills.

    If you are taking a brand that does not include a week of inactive pills, you will not have a menstrual period.

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    ASB_vp replied to georgiagail's response:
    Oh yea. I should have specified. The pack has inactive pills but I have been instructed not to take them and move on to the next pack.
    So even though its only been a few weeks I shouldnt have a menstrual cycle this month?


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