Skipping Periods on Birth Control

Resource Properties

Abstract:

This one-page handout informs women using hormonal contraceptives about how they can skip their periods for convenience or to treat menstrual symptoms. It answers common patient questions about continuous use of birth control, and explains how to do so safely. Specific guidance for the pill, patch, and ring is provided.

Author(s):
Reproductive Health Access Project
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Review:
Community review
This translation was evaluated by a representative or group from the community for accuracy and cultural relevance.
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
7/6/2016
Record Last Updated:
4/24/2017

Access Resource

Language
Document
Video
Audio
English
Document: Open (PDF, 17.15 KB)
Video:
Audio:
Chinese, Simplified
Document: Open (PDF, 90.84 KB)
Video:
Audio:
Chinese, Traditional
Document: Open (PDF, 94.95 KB)
Video:
Audio:
Spanish
Document: Open (PDF, 99.28 KB)
Video:
Audio: