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    Hi everyone

    Since September last year I've been taking three packs of my pill back to back then having a break and starting over again but I'm just wondering is that actually safe? And will it effect me having children in the future I'm just a little worried of I should be doing this at all or should I just be taking one pack having a break as normal I'm on mircogynon 30 btw
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    I do the same thing, it makes me more prone to bleed if I forget only once- but I believe its fine as that's why I was put on them, as the extreme illnesses I suffered were unbearable and I wanted not to have them at all during the school term as they interrupted my work significantly as I needed several days off, so as I was told to take them all the time bar holidays id say youre fine
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    Yes, it's safe and no it won't have any affects on your fertility.

    The reason there's a week's break and the consequent bleed is that the (largely male) team that developed hormonal contraception thought that women would be worried if they didn't have a regular period.
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    (Original post by Anonymous)
    I do the same thing, it makes me more prone to bleed if I forget only once- but I believe its fine as that's why I was put on them, as the extreme illnesses I suffered were unbearable and I wanted not to have them at all during the school term as they interrupted my work significantly as I needed several days off, so as I was told to take them all the time bar holidays id say youre fine
    Thank you for your reply
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    Yes, it's safe and no it won't have any affects on your fertility.

    The reason there's a week's break and the consequent bleed is that the (largely male) team that developed hormonal contraception thought that women would be worried if they didn't have a regular period.
    Thank I know it sounds silly worrying that it might effect my fertility but I just wanted to make sure I didn't want to be doing something wrong
 
 
 
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