... parenthood and they put me under ortho. The first week was really really heavy, after it started lightening up but right now im on the (5) green pills. Seems my period came back but not as heavy as before. How much longer do I have to wait in order for my period to stop.. once im dome w the green pills and start on my blue. My period has to stop??? Or what can I expect?? What do u ladies suggest me to do??