I switched from Ocella (Yasmin) to Safyral because I continued to have breakthrough bleeding for 2 weeks. I have been on Safyral for a few days and I am still having breakthrough bleeding. I am just wondering about how long this will last and is there anything I can do to make it go away faster?
5 Feb 2012
Both Ocella (Yasmin) and Safyral contain the same amount of progestin and estrogen... so highly likely your reaction to both of them will be the same. When you say you only took Ocella for 2 weeks before swapping ... you might not have given enough time for your body hormones to regulate. When you start a new pill it can take up to 3 months for your cycles to become ... and during the initial 3 months it is common to have breakthrough bleeding.
30 May 2012
I have the same problem but mine is for two weeks after my period . I'm curious to know. And I've been on this medicine for 4 months... I was on Yasmin..switched to Ocella... changed to Reclipsen and now I'm on Safyral. I never had problems with the others until I got on this.. I'm sorry ur having the same problem too
- Safyral Information for Consumers
- Safyral Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Safyral (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
... I have been on Seasonal for 4 years and never before experienced any breakthrough bleeding. I have recently gone on the Atkins diet and have been ...
1 answer • 14 Jul 2010
the clinic gave me a 4 month supply of patches, but after the terrible experience of breakthrough bleeding on the pill im scared. I have had ...
1 answer • 10 May 2012
Hello every one :) I've been on birth control for 2 months and had to skip my first round of break through bleeding as i had a special occasion ...
1 answer • 30 Dec 2013