Missed period while on the pill

Patient

Q: I've completely missed my period while being on the pill and have taken a number of urine tests to see if I'm pregnant (all 4 came back negative). When i was meant to have my period i had the usual cramps, mood swings, back pain and discharge but no blood. I had a small amount of spotting but that was all. Should i be concerned about pregnancy or could this just be due to high stress or something else?

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: I had an IUD inserted November 7 and the first week I experience severe cramping and now about three weeks after I am...

Q: Either the day of ovulation or the day before me and my girlfriend were grinding naked I realized ther was Precum so ...

Q: I engaged in a sexual activity, but we didn't do sexual intercourse. But, his precum was smeared outside my vagina (n...

Q: On the day of ovulation I rubbed my penis between her but cheeks but never bellow the anus I am worried that the Prec...

Q: Hello, i have had anal sex only and im a virgin, and i havent gotten my period, its 11days late, but also i have took...

 
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