Shorter Periods

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Q: I've been on the same birth control for over 3 years, in order to start my menstrual cycle I stop taking my pill on saturday and usually don't get it until tuesday, but lately I have not been getting it until thursday, I have taken a pregnancy test and it came out negative so I know I am not pregnant, but I was wondering I if a change like this is normal to occur after being on the pill so long, I am also worried that it will eventually move up to Sunday, the day I have to start my pill again
-thanks

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