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I dont know if i might be pregnant .

Patient: Haven’t had a period in close to two months . I was on depo for nine months then quit do to weight gain. I started the pill a month later . During this time I did not stop having sexual intercorse with my partner . (protected) before I started the pills I revived a short period then when I started them it stopped . I’m still on my first pack . I take 21 active pills I have four left until my break could I be pregnant ?

 

 

Symptoms: Missed period i think .

 

 

Doctor: Thank you for tour question. Any changes in the prescribed dosing method of oral contraceptives can increase your risk f or becoming pregnant. You may however, be experiencing some remaining effects of your previous depo shot, however we want you to ere on the side of caution and consult a doctor to have a pregnancy test performed. Please take your oral contraceptive medication as directed by your doctor to insure its efficacy in preventing pregnancy.Thank you for consulting AskTheDoctor.com

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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