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Strange spotting, inconsistent birth control -- could I be pregnant?

Posted 11 Jul 2013 by leenalee 2 answers

I started taking Jolivette (the mini-pill) in February. I would occasionally have some breakthrough bleeding if I didn't take it at the correct time. From about June 18-25th(ish) I had just finished with school, was sleeping in late, took my pill at the wrong time for a few days in a row, and ...

I am on Day 4 of my placebo pills but I have only had light brown discharge. Why is this happening?

Posted 25 Jul 2013 by Seattle821 2 answers

I have taken my pill at the exact same time everyday this pill pack. Last month, I missed one pill but took two the following day and had breakthrough bleeding a week early/before my actual placebo week. So technically my last "period" began on June 16.

Breakthrough bleeding or actual period?

Posted 21 Mar 2013 by roseeeeee 2 answers

I just started birth control. I am on ortho try cyclen for two months, now. This is my second month. I had my period or break through (idk which it was) during March 1st - March 7th. I had my period on February 2nd - 5th last month. During March 1st-March 7th is when I take my placebo pills. It ...

Breakthrough like period before inactive pill!?!Please read additional info && please help..:)?

Posted 15 Jan 2014 by Dyeates 2 answers

HI.. I HAVE BEEN TAKING QUASENSE FOR 2 1/2 MONTHS... I TAKE THE PILL EVERY SINGLE DAY AT THE EXACT SAME TIME (10PM) AND HAVE NOT MISSED A DAY! FOR THE PAST 3 WEEKS I HAVE BEEN HAVING CONTINUOUS BREAK THROUGH BLEEDING EVERY SINGLE DAY (ANNOYED!!) AND IT SEEMS AS IF IM LIKE ON MY PERIOD (100% RED ...

Should I stop my Birth Control?

Posted 19 Mar 2013 by Brandy2466 5 answers

This month all together I probably missed 5 or 6 pills or didn't take the other ones on time. I've been having unportected sex frequently. I caught up on what missed and I've been having breakthrough bleeding for a week now. I have like 5 active pills left. I don't mind if ...

Can you have mimic ovulation pains on birth control pill?

Posted 4 Mar 2014 by Cfw0117 2 answers

I started lutera back in January. Finished the first month, taking each pill everyday correctly. I had breakthrough bleeding a whole week on the active pills that month and then had my period. I waited until halfway though my second pack until I had sex without a condom. The next day after that I ...

Getting period on the pill?

Posted 4 days ago by helenspacey 0 answers

As advised by my doctor (due to extremely low iron levels) I skip my sugar pills aka getting my period every time. Around about every 5 months I will get breakthrough bleeding. Approx. 5 weeks ago this breakthrough bleeding occurred. Around about when it was about to end I had sexual intercourse. ...

I had breakthrough bleeding from skipping sugar pills so?

Posted 8 Jul 2017 by curlyhairanna 0 answers

I had skipped my sugar pills and started a new pack but for a week straight had breakthrough bleeding so instead of taking the second row of active pills I took my sugar pills but only for four days because I had a special event coming up soon so decided to start the second row of active pills. ...

Breakthrough bleeding during second pack of Levlen ED and now on sugar pills?

Posted 7 Jul 2017 by RandomSammy 0 answers

Hi, after a year of having a break from birth control, I started back on 20th of May and skipped my first period on the first month of starting due to water activities. Second weeks into the second pack, I had breakthrough bleeding and now I am on my last day of the sugar pill. My doctor says my ...

Should I continue taking the active pills while I have breakthrough bleeding?

Posted 19 Jan 2015 by tierraw01 1 answer

I started taking the pill back in Nov 2014 to avoid my period. Everything was fine and I didn't experience any major side effects, until a few days ago. I was walking and it felt like something was coming out, like a period or discharge. When I went to the bathroom I had a brownish-red ...

Problems after switching from Paxil to Prozac?

Posted 9 Jun 2017 by SharJo 0 answers

I was on Paxil for about 20 years but recently started having breakthrough panic. Dr. Switched me to Prozac, been taking for 5 wks but since then I have been extremely nervous, and experienced chest pain and shortness of breath, ( only during anxiety attacks). How long should it take to adjust to ...

Breakthrough bleeding after switching birth control?

Posted 26 May 2017 by Alexusannx33 0 answers

Hello, so basically I have been on Trinessa Lo since May 2016. Earlier this month, after all of my placebos were gone, I went to the pharmacy to pick up a new pack as I always did. Unfortunately, I didn't realize that my doctor needed an appointment with me after a year on birth control for ...

Hi, I switched from 150 mg of Zoloft to 60 mg of Prozac about two weeks ago. I was on the z for?

Posted 22 May 2017 by mmmmmm19 1 answer

... about 6 months and it never fully "worked" as well as it should-still had breakthrough anxiety, etc. since i have been on the pro, i have felt very jittery and shaky (like i drank a bunch of coffee), i have also had the occasional racing heart. is this a semi-normal side effect? ...

Birth Control Pills - I got my period or breakthrough bleeding, whichever you want to call it while?

Posted 4 May 2017 by attackofthespork 0 answers

... on my 3rd week of taking the active pills. My question is should I skip a week once I'm done my active pills, take the placebo for the week then start my new pack or start my new active pack on Sunday and forget the placebo all together? Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thank ...

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