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29 Jan 2004

Hi, i'm on Triphasel contraceptive pill.
i recently went on holiday and my doctor advised me that i could skip my period by skipping the placebo pills on my pack. i did this and my period did not occur for 2 days, however, i forgot to take my pill on the third day and took it that evening along with that day's pill (so i took Wednesday's & Thursday's pill on Thursday) and the next day i got my period. i want to know if this happened simply because i forgot to take my pill? also, for interest sake, can one take Provera to skip their period while on Triphasel? Thanks
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01 Jan 0001

CC, it happened because you skipped the inactive pills. Using Provera® whilst on the pill is unnecessary and just adds extra hormone to the body. Good luck.
PS, I’m sorry I took so long to answer your question, but all the answers posted in reply to questions posted on the 29th somehow got lost in Cyberspace. Here it is again.
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