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On birth control for over a year, perfect use, w/ no condom, no ejaculation, chances of pregnancy?

Posted 10 Jan 2018 0 answers

Hi everyone. I’m on Minastrin 24 Fe and have been using it perfectly (no missing pills, only have taken two an hour late) for over a year. The past three months, on about the end of the second week of my pack, I have been getting brown discharge for a couple of days and then goes away. Since ...

Can I start my active pill even if I'm on the 2nd inactive pill?

Posted 2 Jan 2017 by samrling 0 answers

I take the Minastrin 24 Fe birth control and was wondering if I could just skip the last 3 brown pills and go ahead to start the new pack tonight. I skipped all of the brown pills completely in a pack two or three months ago so now the pack starts on Wednesday, but if I skip ahead to the next pack ...

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.

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 - Does your period eventually stop with this birth control?

Posted 21 Jun 2016 by Emily102 0 answers

I've been on this pill for a year this past month (may) and January I got my normal period (3-4 light days) , I got my period for one day in February, I didn't get my period in March, I got my normal (3-4 light days) period in April and I didn't get my period in May.. I'm just ...

Brown discharge instead of period on birth control pill?

Posted 27 Mar 2016 by Wallyaf 0 answers

I am on my first pill pack of Minastrin 24 Fe. I started them on the Sunday after my last period (which was on a Tuesday). I've taken every pill at 7:30 in the morning, a few a little later but no later than 9 am. I've had unprotected sex a few times, but not during the first week. Today ...

Am I pregnant or overthinking?

Posted 8 Jul 2016 by Honey456 0 answers

My last period didn't exactly come. A couple days before it was supposed to happen, my boyfriend and I had sex twice, but I'm on birth control (Minastrin) and he pulled out. I bled during both of those times, and spotted after that. This wasn't my first time either. I ended up not ...

Minastrin 24 Fe - No period but cramps??

Posted 11 May 2016 by worrying 0 answers

I am currently on my third sugar pill (of 4). I've had cramping for the past two days but no period. I take my pills religiously at the same time every day. I am sexually active and my partner does finish in me. Could I be pregnant? I'm not nauseous nor do I have any other pregnancy ...

Heavy long bleeding before inactive pills?

Posted 9 May 2016 by Mandykn 0 answers

I have been taking minastrin 24 fe for three months now. In my third week of pills this month, I started my period. It was about a week earlier and not very heavy. Around the time I should have started my period the next week, my flow was very heavy and much like my period before starting the pill. ...

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 ...

Switching Birth Control?

Posted 23 Mar 2016 0 answers

I am currently on Minastrin 24 Fe. I am having problems with breakthrough bleeding and acne so I went to the doctor to discuss changing my pill. She prescribed me Yasmin to start after my current pill pack of Minastrin, but I am only 2 pills into this pack of Minastrin. Is it safe to start Yasmin ...

Will minastrin 24 fe start working immediately if I start taking it on the 3rd day of my period?

Posted 9 Feb 2016 by 3rica09 0 answers

I just switched from nuvaring to minastrin I took my nuvaring out a week ago, stared bleeding 3 days ago. Had sex last night and am still bleeding this morning. Took my first pill this morning. Am I protected or did I mess up by not starting the pill the first day I started bleeding and waiting a ...

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 ...

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