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Skipped period on Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo and now having breakthrough bleeding?

Posted 25 Dec 2014 by 1095 1 answer

I've been on Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo for about 4 years now. I've been very good about always taking it on the same time and I've never missed a pill. I've skipped my period a couple of times before, as approved by my doctor, and never had any problems. Although, this time I'm ...

Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo- Spotting occurs on first pill of last active week?

Posted 28 Jan 2015 by tinamp 1 answer

I've been on birth control for five months now, three on Ortho. Every month I've experienced my 'period' on my last active week, but when it comes to taking my inactive pills I get no bleeding what so ever. Why does this happen? I take my pills at 8:30 everyday. Do I need to ...

Want to stop ortho tri cyclen Lo after first month of use?

Posted 15 Sep 2015 by Evaaa 1 answer

I started ortho try cyclen Lo this month and am on my third seek. It's made me really nauseous even though I am taking it with food. I also failed the morning after my first pill and have been dizzy the last week. I have decided to stop taking the pill and not continue with the second cycle. ...

Ortho Tri-Cyclen - I've been on ortho tri cyclen lo for 5 months and right now I'm on my 3rd green?

Posted 20 Aug 2015 by car1234 1 answer

... pill but I still haven't gotten my period yet and I was wondering if it's normal or ok not to get a period. I've been cramping like I'm gonna get my period

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - What are the side effects after stop taking OTCL? I trying to get pregnant?

Posted 8 Aug 2015 by rtuarez 1 answer

I am taking OTCL for over a year, so now my husband and I want to have our second child.. Is any side effects after stop taking the pill or for how long I will not have my period again? I heard some women they don't have it for months after stops taking it. Can I have post pill amenorrhea? ...

Ortho tri cyclen lo missed two pills in the pack but not in a row. Do I still need to use backup?

Posted 16 Apr 2015 by lionbear987 2 answers

I missed the third pill in the pack(a white one) and then missed another pill 15 days later (a darker pill). Do i still need to use a back up birth control method ?

Could I take a laxative (Ducolax) while taking birth control pills (Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo) ???

Posted 26 Feb 2015 by yto19 1 answer

I have constipation problems and used to take laxative every day. I know it's bad for me, but it's the only way I can go to the bathroom and now I'm taking birth control pills and don't know if taking laxative will make the the birth control wear off... Please help ... Thanks.

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - For clearing up acne, will it get worse before it gets better?

Posted 6 Jun 2015 by kippen 2 answers

Im 22 and have struggled with hormonal acne for about 4 years now. My doctor recently put me on Ortho Tri Cyclen lo to fix this problem. I've been on the pill for 2 weeks now and my skin is the absolute worst its ever been. Clogged pores, red bumps Everywhere!!! Even places I don't ...

What can affect the birth control pill?

Posted 20 Mar 2015 by kitkat24 1 answer

What things can affect a low hormone (combination) birth control pill? (ortho tri cyclen lo) like I know taking it at different times of day can affect it but can having a cold? or cold meds? I also heard that pineapple raises your chances of getting pregnant. like I just want to know what sorts of ...

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - I miss two active pills so I started a new pack. I've now been bleeding for?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by Cwc11 1 answer

... almost two weeks( it's pretty light). I've continued to take the new pack as I normally do thinking that it would stop and it hasn't. Is this concerning?

Ortho-Tri-Cyclen Lo- Missed 2 pills, started period early, started new pack, still have period???

Posted 18 Mar 2015 by mahinastar 1 answer

I am taking Ortho-Tri-Cyclen Lo birth control pills and missed two pills on my second week. So I then started a new pack, but my period still has lasted 2 weeks and counting.. what do I do, is this normal?

I missed my last 2 dark blue pills (Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo) and started a new pack and my period came?

Posted 16 Mar 2015 by ml71 2 answers

I missed 2 dark blue pills (week 3) on Friday and Saturday then Sunday at my usual time (8 p.m) I started a new pack & now it's monday & I got my period. Did I do something wrong?? This is the time my period was supposed to come but since I started a new pack is it normal to bleed ...

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