Will my period stop if I just started birth control? I

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Q: Will my period stop if I just started birth control?
I haven't taken birth control pills in a little over two months and I only had my period 12/31-1/5. For the past two weeks I started having a little bit of spotting but no period. I just started taking my birth control pills last night bc I was finally able to get another prescription and this morning I have started bleeding. Will this go away soon since I'm taking my pills again? I'm hoping to not be bleeding by Saturday

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