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Birth control - If you have unprotected sex during the placebo week, could you still get pregnant?

Posted 7 Mar 2011 by spinnerbait 5 answers

I feel like this is a really stupid question, but if you have taken birth control for a year and a half and have unprotected sex during the placebo week, could you still get pregnant?

Period on the active pills?

Posted 20 Mar 2013 by uknowho8822 5 answers

I've been on birth control for about 4 months, I've always gotten my period on inactive pill days. this month i got my period when im still taking the dark blue active pills. is that normal?

I am experiencing dark brown bleeding the day my period was supposed to start, am I pregnant?

Posted 28 Apr 2014 by thinkgreen004 6 answers

I am 19 years old, i am on birth control and i have sex without a condom on a regular basis. I am supposed to get my period this week but yesterday i started bleeding very dark blood, it has a lot of clots in it. It has some tints of like light red, I am sorry for the details, i just want to be ...

Nexplanon - How likely is it that I can get pregnant with the implant?

Posted 4 Dec 2013 by GracieWorld 16 answers

I got the implant (Nexplanon) about two months ago, and I haven't had any noticeable major side effects. I had my period on time the month after I got it, but now I'm eight days late for my period. I know that the implant can stop your periods entirely, but how quickly does this happen, ...

When should you expect to get your period the first month on the pill & are abdomical pains normal?

Posted 12 Nov 2011 by jg29150 2 answers

I started ortho-tri-cyclen-lo the sunday after my period ended. I am 17 years old and I have never used birth control before. I got it at planned parenthood. I currently am going to take the last pill of the 3rd set of blue pills tomorrow and then I start the green inactive pills in the middle.. So ...

Girls worrying about pregnancy please read?

Posted 23 Jul 2014 by kaismama 36 answers

Judging by the questions we've had this morning, this is needed. For All You Girls with Birth Control and Pregnancy Questions 1. Bleeding is NOT a sign of pregnancy. 2. You need penetration to get pregnant. 3. Any penetration with a naked penis can make you pregnant, it doesn't matter ...

How long does it take to get pregnant after having Nexplanon removed?

Posted 18 Jun 2013 by ashleygould123 22 answers

i had gotten nexplanon implanted at my 6 week check up after having my daughter(sometime around aug 2012) i literally bled almost every single day besides a few weeks, and finally got it taken out 2 weeks ago, i was just wondering if i need to get on something right away or how long it takes for ...

Help! I'm a 1st time user to the depo shot and I was given the shot off my cycle. I'm clueless!?

Posted 30 Jul 2010 by AlicesonChe_ri 16 answers

I was given the depo- provera shot while off my cycle. I was given a pregnancy test the same day and it was negative. The date of the test and shot was July 15th today, is the July29th. The last period I had ended on the June 27th. I have took a pregnancy test which was negative yesterday ( July ...

For all girls who think they may be pregnant and for girls with birth control questions?

Posted 24 Jul 2014 by DzooBaby 5 answers

I have posted this before but I think it is time to post it again! It is long but please read as this will answer a lot of questions you may have. 1. The pull-out method is not a method, you can still get pregnant-males secrete sperm all throughout the sex act. They cannot feel it and they ...

When will my first period start after starting birth control pill?

Posted 28 Feb 2014 by Addisyn 2 answers

I have just started my period and not sure when to start my pills. It says to start now, but that means I'll be at the sugar pills in three weeks. Will I get my period in another three weeks when I get to the sugar pills? Or do I start the first week of another pack to avoid my period in three ...

Is it normal to bleed for a long time after getting Mirena inserted?

Posted 7 Feb 2014 by acn813 3 answers

I started my period two days before getting my Mirena inserted. I have now been bleeding for almost 5 weeks. It will nearly stop or seem to stop then start again within a day. Small pieces of what appear to be tissue are in the blood, which is a lot brighter red than my normal period. Is this ...

Fourth day into placebo pills and no period?

Posted 10 Apr 2014 by 1095 1 answer

I've been on Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo for about three years and haven't really had any issues with it although I am concerned now. I'm in my fourth day of the placebo pills and I still haven't gotten my period. My breasts are tender, but I have no cramping or anything. I'm ...

Will plan b work if I took it 3 times within two week?

Posted 6 Jan 2014 by Samanthalakes 4 answers

I know I messed up and I'm definitely going to get on a birth control i know plan b is for emergency only I learned my lesson. Please help :( I took plan b last week bled a week later . Now this week on the 2nd I took plan b then again on the 4th I was wondering if it will work? I took them ...

Sex after Mirena?

Posted 22 Aug 2011 by schooleannd 16 answers

I am 21 and in a committed relationship and we like to have sex, well a lot. I have been on birth control pills for 2 or so years now and I seem to have lost my sex drive, I am dry, and moody. I also have a problem with remembering to take my pill everyday. We like to go out and I don't always ...

I got my period while still taking my active pills,do I still take the placebos when It comes time?

Posted 7 Aug 2014 by snuggles11 1 answer

I've been on Ortho tri cyclen lo for almost 2 months, and it is my first birth control. I got my period today while I still have 2 active pills left in my pack. On my period tracker app it says I'm supposed to get it in 4 days. I don't think it's spotting, I have cramps and ...

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