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Ended my period, do I start a new pack of Birth Control?

Patient: I am on the last week of my first pack of birth control, I got my period and it is already over. Do I continue taking the last row of pills or do I start a new pack? (I take Microgestin 1/20)

 

 

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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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