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no period, i have taken my sugars pills

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i had sex on the 4th of January (On birth control,no condom) now its its the 5 of February and no period i have taken my sugars pills already, does this happen sometimes when it comes to birth control such as missing a period? i have taken 2 first response pregnancy tests already and it says not pregnant what could this be any help please?


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replied February 5th, 2013
Birth Control Answer A42039
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If this was not your first pill pack use, and if you had been taking the pills at scheduled time daily, you should have the protection. Women can miss 1-2 periods while being on certain hormonal birth control pill use. It is difficult to comment whether the missed periods you describe are due to hormonal content of the pills or due to pregnancy or changes in stress/lifestyle induced hormonal changes without examining you. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If pregnancy is suspected, or if you miss your periods (periods/withdrawal bleeding does not start within 7 days of taking last active pill), or if you have abnormal periods, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Stop the hormonal contraceptive use if pregnancy is suspected or if pregnancy gets confirmed.
Take care.


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