Skipping Periods on Birth Control

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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:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Community review
This translation was evaluated by a representative or group from the community for accuracy and cultural relevance.
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Keywords:
Contraception, Women's Health
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
7/6/2016
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