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27 Feb 2004

how long is your cycle when on the pill? Anybody on Yasmin?

I'm 24. I have just started taking Yasmin. My question is how long will my cycle be? I usually have a cycle of between 30-36 days (although I have had 28 day cycles and more than 36). Will the pill ensure a 28 day cycle? On the box it says that you will start your period on day 2 or 3 of the inactive pills. Doesn't this mean that I will have about a 23-25 day cycle?

Then I would also like to know if there is anybody that knows anything about Yasmin. This is my first time on a contraceptive and I've heard terrible stories about headaches and breakthrough bleeding... Is there anyone on Yasmin that can tell me how they have experienced it? Thanks.
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01 Jan 0001

Your cycle should be 28 days on Yasmin. Your initial cycle on starting may be a bit shorter.

Best wishes
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