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Has anyone had any trouble switching from Aviane to Orsythia?

Posted 4 Feb 2012 by cmal0017 19 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 ...

Started my Alesse pack a day late?

Posted 10 days ago by Tabithak 0 answers

So this is my first time being on birth control (Alesse) mid month I woke up one morning to find a pill on my bed and since I was taking it at 6 am I thought I forgot so I took it in a rush .. turns out I did take it at 6 am and I took the next day too . So that’s two pills I took that ...

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 ...

Alesse-28 - Does Alesse 28 makes you sleepy?

Posted 25 Jul 2017 by jhel2017 0 answers

I've been taking this BC pills and i've noticed that i've been so sleepy all the time..

Missed birth control pill yesterday?

Posted 24 Jun 2017 by mariababy 0 answers

I started Alesse 28 a couple months back and this is my first time being on the pill. I forgot to take a pill yesterday and when I woke up this morning around 8am, I realized I started bleeding. I immediately took both yesterday's and today's pills. I'm about a week into this pack ...

Birth Control - Started Alesse 28 on a Thursday ? Am I safe ?

Posted 11 Jun 2017 by Mushu 0 answers

Hello I had my period on a Sunday or on a Monday (can't remember exactly) and I took my very first pill of Alesse 28 on the Thursday of that week until now. I am going to have sex for the last 3 days of my pink pills before the placebo ones. Am I still going to be protected of being pregnant ?

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 ...

Took 1 Alesse 28 pill late and now no period?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by WTF1234 1 answer

Hi there, I have been taking the BC pill Alesse 28 for a year and a half. I rarely ever take my pill late. Always take it on time at night everyday. One night I was very tired and unfortunately the pill slipped my mind and I forgot to take it. I remembered the following day and took the pill ...

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 ...

Alesse-28 depression side effects?

Posted 20 Nov 2016 by alyssalaz 1 answer

I've been taking Alesse-28 for almost a month now and ever since I started taking it I've been extremely emotional, almost everything makes me cry. The past week has been the worst, I've been unable to control my crying. One little thing will trigger it but I will end up forgetting ...

I've been on Alesse 28 for a couple years now?

Posted 21 Aug 2016 by Help123123 1 answer

I start a new pack tonight and my period still hasn't come. This has never happened before. But, I did get cramps and sore breasts, which I always get before my period. I'm almost positive I'm not pregnant because my boyfriend always uses a condom. Plus, I've never missed a ...

Been on birth control pills for two weeks, got period one week early?

Posted 3 May 2016 by Sara1997 0 answers

So I've been on birth control pills (Alesse) for about two weeks now. I started my pack about 18 days after I finished my last period. I got my period this morning (May 3rd) and have light cramps, and I'm not supposed to get it until next Wednesday (may 11th). I've been taking all my ...

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 ...

Birth control and late period?

Posted 10 Jun 2016 by Sierra_xo123 0 answers

I have been on Alesse for a few years. Normally I finish the hormonal pills and I will start my period on Wednesday (during sugar pill week) and it would last until the Monday (the first Monday of a new pack) . Then it started coming on the Thursday during the afternoon (during sugar pill week) ...

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