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    Default Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    As the title suggest .. Do u?
    I'm on the pill yaz and I'm on day one of Tmi but my period and I'm thinking of starting the tablets again tonight so it stops already!! Hate it.

    So do u ever skip a months period? Or more than that?

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    Default Re: Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    I was on the pill for 5 years straight and only skipped it twice.
    I believe we're meant to have AF and stopping it is not healthy for our bodies.

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    Default Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    I never could coz I would ALWAYS start my period before I even got to the sugar pills Implanon was a god send for me

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    Default Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    Yes, I take 3 packets straight, then go off the pill for a week to have a period. So in other words, I take the pill every day for 63 days, then stop for 7 days to trigger a period.

    It has been recommended by my GP/Gyno to take it this way as I have endo. I've been taking it this way for a good few years now.

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    Default Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    I use to do it all the time, back in the day.

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    Default Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    Quote Originally Posted by MrsSS View Post
    I use to do it all the time, back in the day.
    Haha yes me too, "back in the day". My GP said it was fine to have 3 months in a row "skipped".

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    Default Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    I skipped a couple of times if we were going to be on holiday

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    Default Do u ever skip the pill so no period?

    I skip my period all the time on the pill, I've never had any problems. I usually take 4 packets worth then have a period. Was recommended by my doctor years ago as when I have my period I get lots of cysts.

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    Yes I do. I skip about 3-4 months at a time. I have been doing this for the last few years. Once I get over 3 months I have a slight bit of spotting (tmi) and then I go onto the sugar pills and have a period. I am on Microgyenan(sp?) 50 though.

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    Tried to but it never worked for me......I ended up with like extra periods somehow......


 

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