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Question: On sugar pills and still no period


 kourt91 - Thu Apr 23, 2009 2:27 pm

i have been on my sugar pills since sunday, and i still havent gotten my period. i have recently been sexually active, and i am wondering if i could be pregnant. and if there is a possibility, should i stop taking my pills and when can i visit the doctors to find out??
 Debra Van Ness RN - Thu Apr 23, 2009 10:52 pm

If you are new to the birth control pill or have switched to a different kind, it may have something to do with your period being late. But please get a pregnancy test anyway if you do not start a period soon. See a doctor if you have no period even if the test is negative.
Please also keep in mind that any missed pills will increase the chances of pregnancy.
Debra Van Ness RN

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