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17 Feb 2004

Suppressing period on a 3 month cycle!
Hi, I would like to know th e complications or side-effects, if any, for using the Pill to get a period once every 3 months. Can this cause acne or be a problem at a tlater stage when wanting to fall pregnant?
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01 Jan 0001

It should not cause any immediate side effects. The longterm effects are still uncertain.

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