Co-cyprindiol tablets 7 day breakbCo

Patient

Q: I've started taking co-cyprindiol for acne treatment. I have taken the 21 days dosage and started the 7 day break a week ago. However I only started my period 2 days ago, so should I wait until my periods stopped to carry on taking the tablets, or should I take them anyway even though my period has only started recently. If I do start taking the tablets now, will it stop my period straight away? Or will it not make a difference to the length of my period?

Doctor

A:   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: Yesterday I had a ultrasound appointment and my doctor stated that the baby hadn't grown in weight for a week and als...

Q: Good Evening, My name is Matt Green, I am a 31 year old male, height 72.5 inches, weight 179lbs (BMI 24.3), and I ...

Q: I was having sex the other day and when I ejaculated my chest felt like it was going to come off of my body. Now my c...

Q: Hi, I am a 33 year old male. I have been having left arm pain for several weeks. I also have had a sharp chest pain...

Q: Large moveable lump on the fatty part of my daughter's back.

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews