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Posted 27 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
I am going on vacation and have heard you can skip a period while on BC pills. Do I just take all 21 white "active" pills and not take the last 7 pills (2 green and 5 blue)? Is this safe to do? If so, should my period return to normal once I go through my next pack?
Posted 18 Oct 2010 by • 1 answer
So I am on Kariva (the generic form of mircette). The first 21 active pills are white and then there are 2 green inactive pills and then 5 blue pills that have a very small dose of hormones in them from my understanding; the booklet that comes with the pills even says not to worry if you miss a ...
Posted 12 Apr 2012 by • 2 answers
I have been on kariva birth control for about 3 months now. The only side effects I have regularly had was gas pains. 2 weeks ago I had sex with my boyfriend 4 times in about 2 hours. A little while after that I have been nauseous, having back pains, headaches, sleeping alot during the day but ...
Posted 16 Nov 2011 by • 2 answers
I tried using this BC and I didn't make it through my first pack because my period was lasting for weeks! so i stopped and tried to switch but the other brand was way too expensive for me so i'm back on Kariva, maybe i didn't give it a fair chance??? but is it normal to get these ...
Posted 22 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been taking kariva for two weeks now and I was wondering how long it would take for kariva to start working as a birth control to protect against pregnancy?
Posted 15 Jun 2018 by • 1 answer
Okay so, I'm 15 and just started Kariva a few weeks ago. Some people tell me I don't have to take it everyday for it to work and others say that I have to take it at the same time everyday for it to work. Can somebody help tell me the real answer?
Posted 18 Sep 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 14 Jul 2011 by • 1 answer
... it as soon as you remember then take your usual dose at your regular time). Then I missed a pill in week 3. I took it as soon as I remembered. What should I do? They have directions for if you miss them in a row but not for different weeks. What should I do?
Posted 19 Feb 2013 by • 1 answer
Each month I have gotten my period on schedule but is month I never got my period when I was supposed to. Is this normal?
Posted 28 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
... to miss ? This is my first time using birth control. I'm terrified.. Please help
Posted 10 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
... and have not started yet. The past about 2 weeks (I'm not taking now because it gave me a yeast infection) I was taking keflex. Could that be the reason my period is delayed?
Posted 9 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
Im on the last week of the pill which is the fourth week approximatelyin what day will i get my period?
Posted 17 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
... I've always taken it on time every morning. However, I haven't gotten my period yet. I normally start my period on the first blue pill. I'm scared that I could be pregnant. What are the chances? Am I?
Posted 16 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
Hey all! I am 26 years old, no kids, and getting married in 8weeks. Ive been on birth control pills (Kariva, Azurette, then LoLoestrin FE due to migraines) for the last 9 years. I've done a ton of research on the skyla and would really like to try it. My main concern is the time frame between ...
Posted 21 Apr 2018 by • 2 answers
I just want everyone’s opinion I just started this pill 6 days ago and I’m constipated and moody and nauseous all day and I don’t get hungry so does everyone experience this
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