At the beginning of December 2010 I started taking Loestrin bcp to help prevent cysts. During the second week, I missed three pills. I know that if you miss more than two pills, you're supposed to throw the rest of your pack away and start another or something to the effect, but because I didn't have insurance at the time it would have been expensive (and I wasn't taking the pills to prevent pregnancy, exactly) so I decided to keep taking pills from the pack I had. I had unprotected sex on the third day of missed pills and didn't take Plan B. About a week before my period was due I had a little spotting for a day or so. I then totally missed my period when I was taking the inactive pills. Even with cysts and all that, my period has NEVER been a day late or early, lighter or heavier, or different in any way at all. Since my missed period, I've had some light cramping but no bleeding. Is this normal???
Sorry for the extremely long question! And thank you for your time!
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