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Missed one active birth control pill before inactive pills, had unprotected sex?

Posted 4 Apr 2015 by Huk567 1 answer

I am on minastrin 24 fe and missed on active pill on Friday, took it on Saturday and took them normally until Monday, the day before the inactive pills. Like an idiot, I conpletely forgot to take the one I missed, so I essentially have 5 days of inactive pills instead of 4. On Wednesday I had ...

Ethinyl Estradiol/Norethindrone - Switching birth controls?

Posted 18 Nov 2015 by JJB1113 1 answer

I was on Minastrin 24fe for about 5 or 6 months and absolutely loved it had to switch because it was very expensive ... $150 and my insurance wouldn't cover it. I was put on microgestin 1/20 and this is my first pack I don't really love it. I had a lot of severe cramping so far and I have ...

On birth control, no period yet. Can I be pregnant?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by kgirl1232 1 answer

I've been on Minastrin 24 Fe for about six months now. Every month previous to this one I would have breakthrough bleeding halfway through my pill pack, and my period then on my placebo week. I usually get my period on the first placebo pill. This month I have not had any breakthrough bleeding ...

I was supposed to start the BC pill on Sunday- the day of my period start. Unfortunately it was only

Posted 7 Oct 2015 by Panda1208 2 answers

... some spotting and 4 days later still no period but I am still taking the pills. Minastrin 24 FE. Is this going to mess up anything? Should I just start over next month on the Sunday AFTER my period starts? Please help. No way will I be able to get in touch with my doc this week

Minastrin 24 Fe - What to do for nausea and headaches?

Posted 5 Jan 2016 by Mtreat31 1 answer

This is my second week on Minastrin and I'm starting to feel nauseous every day and my headaches are worsening. I feel like I can't eat or I will vomit. I started the pill during my period as directed by my doctor. It definitely helped with the flow of my period and cramps. However, I am ...

If I didn't start my birth control on a Sunday is that okay?

Posted 14 Jun 2016 by Panda13 1 answer

I have just started taking minastrin for the 1st time. Instead of taking the pill on a Sunday I started it on a Monday which was the day I got my period so I took Sunday's pill on Monday so everyday I took the pill it wasn't the right day so instead of taking the last placebo pill in the ...

Minastrin 24 Fe - Should I be worried about my period not showing up?

Posted 23 Oct 2016 by NervousNewbie98 1 answer

2nd month taking it. First month, period came after taking placebo days. Became sexually active (with use of condom every time) in second month, and on the fourth placebo day with no period. Had a UTI this month and a lot of stress.

Minastrin 24 FE?

Posted 5 Mar 2015 by JayneM18 1 answer

I was on tri previfm (sp?) for 3-4 months then my dr switched me to Minastrin 24 fe because the tri previfm made me feel awful. i have been on Minastrin for 2 weeks and 4 days. I had unprotected sex with my bf my 10th day on Minastrin. I read the packet that came with the pills and it said I am ...

Minastrin Causing Irregular Periods?

Posted 16 Mar 2015 by ConcernedBF 1 answer

I have been taking Minastrin since July after being on LoLoestrin for 8 months. While on minastrin i haven't been able to get my periods to become regular. It is always seems to be a guessing game to when the period is going to come. I have had my last period (Withdrawl bleed) February 8th to ...

I'm fully protected, right?

Posted 10 Apr 2015 by stormie123 1 answer

So i switched frfrom Microgestin Fe 1/20 to Minastrin Fe 1/20 and ive been on minastrin for 3 months now. I take the pills PERFECTLY on time at 1036 every night i even have an alarm to notify me. I am sexually active and my partner and I have stopped using condoms. He does pull out but i understand ...

Birth Control Time Change?

Posted 26 Jul 2015 by lica0424 1 answer

I just started my period tonight and therefore started my first pill of Minastrin 24 FE at 1130pm. I don't want to take it that late every day. I'd much rather take it at about 6pm. Can I take it am hour earlier each day until I get to 6pm. Or can I just jump to 6pm tomorrow. Will that be ...

Minastrin 24 Fe - Stop having a period?

Posted 2 Sep 2015 by Shelbyb1223 1 answer

I've been on this for a little over a month I recently finished my first pack. I had a 2 week long period which is why my doctor prescribed this to me instead, and since I started it I'm not sure if I had a period at all. I've taken some pregnancy tests which came back negative. I ...

Was I protected from pregnancy?

Posted 24 Nov 2015 by Anonymous2378 1 answer

I've been on generess fe for about a year and a half then last month my doctor changed my birth control to minastrin 24. I never had a break between the two. When I would have started my next pack of generess I started the minastrin. The first week and possibly into the second week of my first ...

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