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

Posted 12 Nov 2011 by jg29150 3 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

First week of Ortho Tricyclen, can I have sex?

Posted 21 Nov 2012 by Sailor_Madeline 3 answers

If i use other uses of protection? I know that it doesn't work until after the first week, and it usually is most effective after the first month, but my doctor suggested i don't have sex the first week i take the pills, but she didn't really explain to me that well how my birth ...

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - Can you skip the green pills and start taking a new pack in order to skip your

Posted 24 Jun 2014 by Raspberryelephants 2 answers

... period. I understand that this shouldn't be done on a regular basis, but is it okay to do it at all? Would I be putting myself at risk to getting pregnant this way?

When will I get my period on ortho tri cyclen lo?

Posted 13 May 2013 by buddy0293 1 answer

i started taking the pill 21 days ago ( tomorrow will be my 21st active pill day) and i still have not started my period. i didnt do the first day of the period start nor the sunday start. my question is- when will i get my period? and if i dont get it in 2 days do i keep taking the green ...

Starting my period before my birth control pack is over?

Posted 13 Oct 2014 by bellabeller12 1 answer

My pack is over at the end of this week and i have been experiencing spotting for about 2/3 days now and I have quite heavy spotting today ( I think my period may be starting) Im on ortho tricyclin lo, its the 21 day pack where i take no pills for seven days after the pack is over. This is my ...

When do you get your period when on ortho tri-cyclen lo?

Posted 13 Mar 2012 by abby698 2 answers

I've been on the pill for a little over three weeks now and i had unprotected sex four days ago. I'm not sure what color it is when you get you're period since there are four different colors in my pack. it's my last week in this cycle and i still haven't gotten my period.

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - do the green pills help u to start your period?

Posted 2 Apr 2013 by mer33 1 answer

What if I am starting my period 2 days before taking my green pills.

Is Brown Discharge/Spotting on Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo Normal?

Posted 22 Jul 2013 by ana_gee 3 answers

I have been on Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo for almost a month and I'm currently on the 3rd green inactive pill, and yesterday, i noticed brown spotting. I take the pill every single day and haven't once missed a pill. I even take it at the EXACT same time to the minute. My boyfriend and I have ...

Took Plan B Two Days before Inactives of Birth Control Pill?

Posted 1 Nov 2017 by sarahma7 1 answer

I am on Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo pill. I took Plan B last Friday (because I have was having diarrhea and wasn’t sure if the pill was being fully absorbed), and my placebo pills started on Sunday. I normally get my period on Tuesday and now it’s Wednesday morning and I haven’t gotten it ...

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - my start date is on sunday nights and I accidentally started a night early.?

Posted 23 Oct 2017 by latinp77 0 answers

... how do i get back on my sunday schedule, can i skip a pill to get back on the schedule? im not surw what to do. i have taken my next pill tonight wich is the monday pill. is this going to mess things up for me as well?

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - Does anybody experience any weight gain? I'm changing from Loryna to ORTHO?

Posted 24 May 2017 by MaryGAV 0 answers

I was under Loryna for year and half. However, my mood was affected by the pills and sometimes I even got depressed. I'm changing to ORTHO and I'm a bit concern about gaining weight because I was totally fine with Loryna and weight loss. Thanks for your comments!!

I haven't got my period and I'm on the pill?

Posted 11 May 2011 by vampmayra 1 answer

ive been taking the pill for one month and i should be getting my period now but I've had only two days of spotting but technically I'm late is this common or could I be pregnant?

I had the Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo pill a few hours late one day, on time the next day, a few hours late?

Posted 31 Aug 2011 1 answer

... the day after then the last two days I took them on time, am I at risk of getting pregnant?

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