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How do I begin taking birth control pills?

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Ask your doctor when you should start birth control pills. If you are still having your period on the day that you have been told to start your pill pack, go ahead and start the pill pack anyway.

SOURCES:
The National Women's Health Information Center.

ContraceptionNet.

Seasonale.

News release, FDA.

Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on December 17, 2020

SOURCES:
The National Women's Health Information Center.

ContraceptionNet.

Seasonale.

News release, FDA.

Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on December 17, 2020

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