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Has anyone had any trouble switching from Aviane to Orsythia?

Posted 4 Feb 2012 by cmal0017 20 answers

My pharmacy switched me to Orsythia (I had been taking Aviane) when I went to get my refill. I know they are both generics of Alesse, but since I've had such trouble in the past with birth control, and was doing great on Aviane with no side effects at all, I'm a bit nervous. Has anyone ...

Can I take 3-4 placebo "sugar" pills instead of 7 while on birth control?

Posted 21 Mar 2015 by TealBlue 1 answer

I'm currently using Alysena 28 as a form of birth control. It is a monophasic pill, and contains 21 active pills and 7 sugar pills. I've been using it for 5 months now and take it at the same time every day, and have never missed an active pill. However, I get migraines (without aura) and ...

If I have been taking birth control for 2 weeks exactly and had unprotected sex could I be pregnant?

Posted 9 Jan 2014 by JCBGOhbneka 2 answers

I have been taking the birth control pill alesse for 2 weeks, never missed a pill and ive taken them the same time everyday, if i was not taking the pill around now would be my fertile week, and the pack says after seven days i should be protected but im just wondering what the likelyhood of me ...

Alesse - How long do you have to be taking this pill before you can have unprotected sex?

Posted 30 Jan 2013 by mellisa1234 1 answer

Me and my boy friend where one night fooling around when we realized the condom broke. I have only been taking this pill for about 2 months now and im a little worried and stressed that i might be pregnant. So i was wondering how affective this birth control is and and how long it would be before ...

Birth Control Pills - Period won't stop after starting Alesse 28?

Posted 4 Nov 2015 by hazelflowers 1 answer

This is my first time taking any sort of hormonal contraceptive. I was told I could start the pill right when I got them or wait til Sunday to start. I decided to go with the first option and at that point I was on the 3rd day of my period (on a Wednesday). Usually my periods last 7 to 9 days max ...

Can vitamins affect birth control pill efficacy?

Posted 10 Jun 2015 by cupcake217 1 answer

Hi there, I'm a 26 year old, sexually active female. I'm currently on the birth control pill Alesse 28, which I've been taking for more than a year. I've never missed a pill and am very diligent about taking my pill at roughly the same time every day. I've recently started ...

Birth Control - What happens if you start-stop-start taking BC pills?

Posted 14 Jan 2017 by Rgdb12 1 answer

I'm 22 years old. I was on ortho tri-cyclen lo 4 months ago and tool for for 2 months then stopped, now just today I started taking Alesse after my mom literally shoved it down my throat. My mom forced me to take them since she is extremely paranoid of me getting pregnant, even though I have ...

Been on alesse 28, missed 2 periods. Help!?

Posted 25 Apr 2014 by helphelp2014 3 answers

I have been on Alesse 28 and for the past two months i have not gotten my period. 3 months ago, i was fooling around with my boyfriend and we were grinding naked, but no sex. I took a hpt after the first missed period and it came back negative. Could the alesse be causing me to miss my periods or ...

I have extremely horribly painful, heavy and long periods. Will YAZ help with this?

Posted 13 Jun 2011 by MandaLP 4 answers

Im an 18 year old girl, have been having periods like this since I started at age 11. I have tried Alesse which did nothing to help with anythings and I was on it for 6 months, and have also been on Seasonal which made it so I only had my period every 3 months and took that for 9 months, for the ...

I took my birth control pill (Alesse) about an hour and a half late?

Posted 11 Nov 2014 by sarahcap 1 answer

I took my birth control pill (Alesse) about an hour and a half late. This pill was in the first week of a new pack. This weekend the condom broke. Should I consider taking Plan B?

Can birth control and Plan B combined make your period late?

Posted 29 Dec 2015 by helpme01 2 answers

I have been on the Alesse Birth Control pill for only one month, I have been extremely busy the last two weeks and have missed abut 3 of my pills by a couple of hours each. On December 22nd I did not take my pill at all, but when I got home the next day, I took both of them as soon as possible. The ...

Alesse - How long until the mood swings and emotional outbursts stop?

Posted 15 Jun 2014 by Avegso 2 answers

I started taking this birth control about 3 weeks ago and in the last week I have become an emotional mess. I cry about everything, things I know I would never cry or get upset about. Literally I'll be in the middle of balling my eyes out and saying to myself what are you even upset about... ...

First month on new pill- still no period?

Posted 1 May 2016 by hikergirl25 1 answer

I just recently switched from alesse to blisovi 24 birth control (prior to the alesse I was on reclipsen). I took the third of four placebo pills last night, but I still haven't gotten a period yet. When switching from reclipsen to alesse my periods still came, albeit the first month came a ...

I am reading reviews about Mirena and I'm torn. Half are good and half are awful!?

Posted 3 Nov 2012 by Blondee10 2 answers

So let me ask this question; Will it help me? I am 24 years old and have been on the pill (Alesse) since I was 14. If I had any side effects from going on the pill, I don't remember because it was 9 years ago.I do know that when I was on the pill, I had effortless periods that lasted 4-5 days, ...

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