Missing period on birth control

Patient

Q: I am taking loestrin 24 fe, and last month I got my period a week before the placebos, and again the same month during the placebos. This month, I started the placebos 3 days ago and I have not gotten my period yet. There was some yellowish discharge, but I only saw it once. I am sexually active, but even with the birth control we always use a condom. I am starting to get really worried, help?

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