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I am on ortho tri cyclen for 6 years now. The last time I

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Hi , I am on ortho tri cyclen for 6 years now . The last time I had sex was July 7 , a day before my period , and then July 11, the day after my period ended . I had a normal period in August and now in September I have missed my period completely . I took two pregnancy tests but it says negative , is this common ?
JA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?
Customer: No pain , periods are very regular
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No nothing
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Norbert Scheufele replied 1 year ago.


pregnancy is extremely unlikely in this case. The reason for the missing period can be a hormonal imbalance or an ovarian cyst. Please visit your OB/GYN for (ultrasound-) examination, treatment then depends on the result.

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