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Ive been missing my period for a few months since i got off

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birth control and have only...
ive been missing my period for a few months since i got off birth control and have only seen some spotting once or twice, ive also been having unprotected sex but i havent been experiencing pregnancy symptoms expect the missed periods but i dont know if thats still from my previous birth control or not, what do you think?
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Hello,

I would recommend a urine home test from pharmacy to exclude pregnancy for sure. If it turns out negative, a hormonal imbalance is very likely the reason for missing the period. Then please visit your OB/GYN for examination, depending on the result, using a BC pill could resolve the problem.

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