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Old 06-27-2010, 01:57 PM   #1
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Question missed period while on birth control

Hi I have been on Loestrin 24 for a year now and have always had a period. I was suppose to start my period friday. I am concerned because I forgot to take the first pill of the pack and the last pill before the placebo pill. I took a pregnancy test friday night and it came back negative. Do you think it is safe to say I am not pregnant or should I retest. I have cramps and I feel like there is pressure on my ovaries. Any thoughts on this would be greatly appreciated!!!

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Old 07-14-2010, 05:56 PM   #2
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Re: missed period while on birth control

I'd retest and then call the gyno if you miss your next period. I'm in similiar situation with a missed period while on birth control. I took several pt test, all negative, and now I'm waiting to see if I get mine next week. Good Luck.

Old 07-14-2010, 09:04 PM   #3
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Re: missed period while on birth control

I'd suggest another preg test too. Just to make sure.

With my 1st child I was on the pill too. So, as you can tell, she was a "surprise". When my period was due, I was still having the cramps and other pms symptoms, so I believed I wasn't pregnant at first. But I found out that this was also my body changing, as I was pregnant.

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