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Weight gain and estradiol patch- Minivelle?

Posted 11 May 2013 by YTC 26 answers

Does anyone have experience with weight gain while using Minivelle patch ? I use .0375 dosage.

Ortho Evra - How many days after taking off the patch should I get my period?

Posted 30 Aug 2013 by kayehoney 1 answer

I take off the patch but I don't know when I should exspect to get my period

Bleeding while on ortho evra BEFORE patch free week?

Posted 22 Jul 2014 by Frizzon 1 answer

Hello i have been on the patch for nearly two years now and have never had any irregular bleeding or spotting in between periods. During some time in a hot tub my patch had came off and i applied it back on right away. It sticked perfectly and strongly but had wrinkles. This was week 1 of the patch ...

Nicotine - Can I take off the patch just to smoke one stick and then put it back?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 by cisc 2 answers

I just started taking a Nicotine patch and i've managed to go through the day with out a cig however it's seriously hard. I'm wondering if i can take off the patch and just smoke one stick and then put the patch back on when i am done. I'm going to make sure this is not habitual ...

Lidoderm - Can the patch be used more than 12 hours at a time. What about continuous?

Posted 26 Aug 2013 by delmarw 4 answers

Elderly lady has people coming in to apply patch but but not always around 12 hrs later. Plus... patient wants to use it continuously.

How long does it take for butrans patch to start working?

Posted 6 Dec 2014 by Psl70 1 answer

I take norco 10/325, Xanax 1mg and zanaflex 4mg as well and I'm scared that it'll be too much once the patch starts to work.

What happens if my butrans patch gets wet underneath from the shower, is effectiveness ruined?

Posted 9 Sep 2013 by Cookwheeler 5 answers

Just a corner lifted up. Does that ruin the effectiveness of the patch?

Ortho Evra - Im on my third patch and my patch fell off two day early am I still protected?

Posted 16 Dec 2013 by dee1993 2 answers

My patch change day is Sunday but my patch fell off friday. This is the last patch before my patch free week so am I still protected for those two days

Am I at higher risk of being pregnant?

Posted 28 Mar 2018 by Peachy keen 0 answers

I have been taking, Xulane regularity and correctly for almost a year. I took my third patch off on a Sunday for my “free week” like I normally do. I didn’t stop bleeding until Monday morning. Which is when I put my patch back on. I had unprotected sex during my free week on a ...

I have been using the birth control patch for about a year or so. I took it off Friday and I...

Posted 15 days ago by autumn071401 0 answers

... didn't have my patches with me so I didn't put one on until that Tuesday. Now I'm bleeding and it has lasted about 6 days. Is that normal because I didn't put it on? If so how long will the bleeding last?

I have been on the Evra patch for a few years now never any issues.

Posted 18 days ago by Dynamo20 0 answers

Am I supposed to be taking my patch off? However I am already after getting my period and the patch is still on. There is a patch left over too so I must have forgotten to change my patch last week. I am wondering what do I do in this situation?

When should I start birth control patch after taking Plan B?

Posted 31 Mar 2018 by sweetpea00 0 answers

I took Plan B earlier this month and had dark bleeding for 5-6 days after i took it. my period was not due for another 2 and a half weeks so i assumed the bleeding was a side effect of the pill. a week later i got a prescription for the patch. so, assuming that bleeding from the Plan B wasn’t ...

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