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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 ...

What causes spotting to occur in the middle of active pills?

Posted 17 Nov 2013 by sasafras88 1 answer

I've been taking ortho try cyclen lo for about 6-7 years and in the last two months of pills I've noticed breakthrough spotting while still taking the active pills. I haven't missed any pills and this month on week two active pills I've been spotting brownish/pink on and off the ...

Ortho Tri-cyclen Lo- I started taking it 5 days before my period.Am I still protected after a week?

Posted 31 May 2015 by Kathyk123 1 answer

I know it specified to take it on the first day, 5th day, or Sunday after my period so Im not sure if I am completely protected from pregnancy? It's my 12th day today

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 ...

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?

Water Retention 1 Week Into Ortho Lo?

Posted 18 Apr 2015 by tragicheart97 1 answer

I started Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo about a week ago and already seem to be experience weight gain. I think it's water retention and was wondering if it was normal to experience this on this pill? Will it go away eventually?

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - My Doctor told me to use the Sunday start method for taking birth control. I?

Posted 26 Apr 2015 by Sophiebaby 1 answer

... started my period on Saturday so do i take the pills tomorrow OR next week Sunday?

Period on active pills???

Posted 15 Dec 2014 by Melymg77 1 answer

I still have 4 active pills yet of Ortho-Tri Cyclen Lo and I started spotting last night after sex on the afternoon if that has anything to do with it? But this has never happened my period is always here on the second day of sugar pills, I've been on these pills for about 4-5 months I'm ...

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 ...

Ortho tri cyclen lo took 2 pills the same?

Posted 19 Mar 2015 by ryankesler17 1 answer

I have been on ortho tri cyclen lo for 2 years now. I missed the first pill on a new pack. At the end of that pack, I was suppose to take the last green pill. I might have accidently taken the first pill (the one that i missed at the start of the pack) instead. Then I carried on and took the pills ...

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - If one day I forget to take 1 pill, can I take 2 pills the next day ???

Posted 26 Apr 2015 by yto19 1 answer

I'm a Sunday started. If I forget to take the 1st pill of the new package on Sunday, can I take 2 pills on Monday ???

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - What if I start my pills late? I am on the fifth day of when I should've?

Posted 1 Jan 2015 by Jmett 1 answer

I've been on tri-cyclen low for three months, this will be my fourth. I'm my fifth day into the month that I was supposed to start a new pack but couldn't get them until now so I haven't taken any, do I just start them now from when it says Sunday (even though it is thursday) or ...

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - First time on Ortho-TriCyclen Lo and had sex before the 7th pill, should I be?

Posted 2 Mar 2015 by nervousnewbie 1 answer

I just started taking my first cycle of Ortho-TriCyclen Lo last Sunday. I had sex Sunday morning, before I took my 7th pill. We used a condom but I am not confident that we didn't make a mistake. The condom slipped off afterward and ejaculate got on my legs, etc. Should I be concerned? I am ...

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.

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