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Question about mini pill & ovulation

(5 Posts)
MrTiddlestheFatCat Thu 14-Jul-16 21:53:52

I've been on the mini pill for a few years now, but have just been reading up as the Dr recommended a potential change.

I have never had a period on it- does this mean I'm not ovulating on this pill? And is there any other way to know if I'm ovulating or not? hoping someone can help!

dementedpixie Fri 15-Jul-16 08:28:55

Which one is it? Some are more likely to stop ovulation than others

MrTiddlestheFatCat Fri 15-Jul-16 08:43:08

It's Micronor- it does say on the leaflet that it suppresses ovulation in half of takers, but I'm wondering if I'm in the half or not. I don't know if the no period is a sign of that or isn't related

dementedpixie Fri 15-Jul-16 11:05:40

I had fortnightly periods with that one! (And none with cerazette)

MrTiddlestheFatCat Fri 15-Jul-16 19:47:33

They did warn me of that demented but it has been fine for me. Cezerette gave my horrific greasy hair and acne- I think it's a 50/50 chance unfortunately!

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