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I've been bleeding for over a month now so my dr prescribed

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Hi, I've been bleeding for over a month now so my dr prescribed birth control and said to take 3 pills a day for 3 days then 2 pills a day for two days then one pill a day. Do I take 3 pills at once or one pill three times per day?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes. The medication is Cryselle.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Skipped a period in June then started
Bleeding the first week in July and haven't stopped.
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: No pain. Periods were always regular until skipping a period two months ago.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  MD doc replied 1 year ago.


Take Cryselle once daily. Pick a time of day that is easy for you to remember, and take your pill(s) at the same time each day.

You can read more about Cryselle here

Please let me know if you need more information, and do leave a positive feedback if the answer was helpful :)

Dr Gupta, MD