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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 ...

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 ...

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 ?

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 ...

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?

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 - 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 ...

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 - When will the pill kick back in?

Posted 8 May 2015 by sillybum113 1 answer

I've been on the pill since November 2014. My last pill was March 20 something. I was off birth control for April. I started the pills again May 4. How long will it take for the birth control to take effect again? And when will my period regulate? (My last was March 31-Apr 16). Thanks!

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - So I am just realizing that I am going away in a few weeks to visit my?

Posted 13 Jun 2015 by Esch 1 answer

... boyfriend and Its the week of my period. I am thinking about skipping the week of my placebo pills and going straight to my next pack so that I hopefully don't get my period. But I am nervous! What's the chance of it working and me not getting my period if I just start taking the next ...

Does Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo make your period longer?

Posted 19 Apr 2015 by ak629665 1 answer

I just started taking the Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo and i started my period at the beginning of taking the dark blue pills. At first it was light not unlike the start of my normal period but a few days later it became heaver also not unlike my normal period but also came with these monster cramps that ...

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?

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