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spotting after I missed 1 tricyclen lo. How long will it be?

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Hello I am on tricyclen lo I missed one pill on Friday January 27 I took it the next day along with my Saturday pill and now I am spotting I am going to see my boyfriend this weekend so I wanted to know how long this will happen for

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replied January 30th, 2012
Birth Control Answer A30941
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The spotting could be attributed to missing pills and doubling up of hormonal pills. If you are sexually active, consider using back-up protection while having intercourse for additional protection from pregnancy. Wait and watch for your periods/withdrawal bleed as you finish taking the birth control pills. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation and assistance. Continue to take your birth control pills at scheduled time daily.
Take care.

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