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How does a missed birth control pill affect your period?


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2007-04-04 18:49:56
2007-04-04 18:49:56

Hi there. A missed BC pill can cause you to be more at risk of pregnancy and it can make your period a day late. It is perfectly fine to miss one pill if you take the next one on time!


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Hello there. Yes a period can be delayed if you have missed some of your birth control pills.

You should take birth control on schedule regardless of bleeding. Hormonal birth control can sometimes cause a missed period.

Yes you can get pregnant if you missed a birth control shot for four months. However, doctors say that it takes about a week after a missed period to get pregnant.

NO if u have conceived and missed period is basic indication u r pregnant Birth control pill will not help and will harm the foetus be cautious.

A missed period while on birth control could be a side effect of the type of birth control you are on or you could be pregnant. You should take a home pregnancy test and/or see your Dr.

Yes, taking three birth control pills or taking the morning after pill can cause a missed period.

While the birth control pill tends to make your period more regular, it can also cause a missed or late period. If you haven't missed any pills, there's no special need to worry about pregnancy. If you've missed pills, or if it's your second missed period in a row, take a pregnancy test and contact your health care provider.

Every methods of birth control has some failure rates. But fortunately the termination of pregnancy is easy and safe.

Some women miss periods as a side effect of birth control. some women miss complete periods while on birth control.

Chances are if you are on birth control and think that you may be pregnant that you have either missed a period or are having symptoms. If you have missed a period you can take a test at anytime now. If you are having symptoms you can take a test, or wait for your period to be late to see what happens. ~pawsalmighty

You can not be pregnant if you have your period at all. However, if you have missed a week of your birth control pills you do have the chance of becoming pregnant if you have unprotected sex.

Stress is not likely to affect your period when you're on hormonal birth control, as the medication "takes control" of the hormones that affect your period with stress.

no it doesn't. it could mean you have an irregular period and birth control can help get it align although you are not using it to control birth but talk to your doctor about it.

Birth control WILL give you a period providing you havent missed any pills and stop taking the control pills during the 7 day break.

Yes, birth control can effect your period. It messes with your hormones, so it can make your body go out of whack like messing with your period or gaining weight.

YES - no birth control devices are 100% effecitive. It is still possible to get pregnant.

It could be that she is pregnant. No form of birth control is 100% effective. It could also be that the birth control pills are throwing off her cycle. when it came to end of 28 cycle last month she stopped pill had her period and never took pill from then now she missed this months period but test was neg is this normal

Diarrhea is a side effect if you have missed birth control pills or have stopped taking them for awhile.

Missing up birth control can cause a missed period, due to pregnancy or hormonal changes. Take a pregnancy test to make sure that's not the issue.

Hello, There are a variety of causes for a missed period. Causes of a missed period are as follows: * Pregnancy. * Taking the Plan B pill. * Missing Birth Control Pills. * Recently starting Birth Control Pills. * Irregular Periods. * PCOS. * Late Ovulation. * Stress. * Urinary Tract Infection. * Vaginal Infection. Not ovulating can cause irregular periods, also stress and starvation can cause you to miss a period.

As long as you have not missed any of the pills during the first three weeks in the pack, you are still protected during your period.

Yes, it has happened that someone has missed their period and not been pregnant. A missed period can happen to anyone who loses or gains a drastic amount of weight, by being on certain types of birth control, stress and other lifestyle issues.

Penicillin does not affect birth control.

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