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Skipped my placebo pills and went straight to new pack of active pills?

Posted 20 May 2015 by champion1001 1 answer

I've been on the birth control pill Ocella since December of 2013. I take it farily consistently at 3:30pm every afternoon. Since last Wednesday (5/13) I have been spotting, light brown discharge but also some heavier red occasionally-- i think because I had taken my pill a few hours late some ...

Can I take 3-4 placebo "sugar" pills instead of 7 while on birth control?

Posted 21 Mar 2015 by TealBlue 1 answer

I'm currently using Alysena 28 as a form of birth control. It is a monophasic pill, and contains 21 active pills and 7 sugar pills. I've been using it for 5 months now and take it at the same time every day, and have never missed an active pill. However, I get migraines (without aura) and ...

What does it mean if I'm not getting my period while in the placebo birth control pills?

Posted 5 Mar 2015 by jsp925 1 answer

I have been taking the birth control pill Microgestin for almost a year now. My period has been fairly normal during this time. For the past 4 months or so, I have not always taken the placebo pills, I just continue with the hormone pills. Last month, my period started while I was taking the ...

I took my last placebo pill Saturday and had sex Saturday night. I wasn't able to get my new pack?

Posted 7 days ago by AmandaC84 1 answer

... today (being sunday) so I will get my new pack after work tomorrow (Monday) and will take sunday and Monday's pill then. Is there a risk of pregnancy for me or should I be okay?

Can I get pregnant during placebo week if I don't have my period on placebo week?

Posted 3 Apr 2017 by Mlynnc2013 0 answers

I'm on the pill and I had my period this month before placebo week so the second or third day into the week I was completely off my period. I know I probably can't because I'm flooded with the hormone but 4 days not taking the white pill while not on my period scares me. Anyone have ...

My girlfriend just started birth control and hasn't had her period?

Posted 13 days ago by Benklrt 1 answer

Okay so my girlfriend just started taking birth control last month, she went through the whole pack and all the placebo pills and started her inactive pills again yesterday. She has all the signs and symptoms of a period and is cramping very bad, we also had sex recently, and she has not gotten her ...

I'm on birth control and I've taken the pills consitantly but scattered?

Posted 12 days ago by Alex Skuller 0 answers

I'm on the 2nd day of the placebo pills and I'm afraid that I may be pregnant. I recently started being sexually active again, and although my partner said he used a condom, I'm not sure he actually did, and he went with the pullout method. I have no cramps, but I don't have ...

I'm on birth control but haven't gotten my period on the 3rd day of my placebo pills?

Posted 14 days ago by 0907k 0 answers

This is my second month of me taking birth control and I should have gotten my period but I still haven't and its the third day of me taking the placebo pill. I've never actually missed a pill, I took one a couple hours after but never missed one. It has happened about 3 times max where I ...

When should my period stop after taking placebo pills?

Posted 9 Apr 2017 by Leahh153 1 answer

I just started the birth control pill I'm on my second pack today . And I believe that the depo shot hasn't where Off . Since I didn't go in for march and had a continuous period but it eventually stopped when taking medicines that my gynecologist Prescribed And then it seems the ...

Bleeding on active pills three days before being on placebo pills?

Posted 5 Apr 2017 by cduc95 0 answers

I've been on BC for the last 6 years. I was on gildess FE but it was recalled at the end of last year so I've been on blisovi FE since late December 2016. I had my gyno appointment about 2 months ago and my OBGYN told me that if I'm not trying to get pregnant(which I am definitely ...

Microgestin FE 1.5/30 - I've been on Microgestin for about 4 months now and always got a fairly?

Posted 7 Mar 2017 by ecm2001 1 answer

... regular period during the placebo week. This is month 5 and I didn't get a period or even spotting during the placebo week. I am sexually active but always take my pills on time. Does this happen to anyone else?

Skipped my placebo pills in my first pack now heavily bleeding help!?

Posted 12 Mar 2017 by pharmgirl1784 2 answers

I took the active pills for three weeks and then skipped the placebo pills and got my period the third day of what should've been placebo and since, I have been bleeding through 2 weeks of active pills with it being extremely heavy the past 7 days and horrible cramping. What should I do/ is ...

Bleeding but not on the placebo week of pills?

Posted 5 Mar 2017 by Helloskully02 1 answer

Ive been on the pill for a while now. I useally take 3 packs in a row (skipping the placebo week just jumping to the next pack) and then i have my period. This time i didnt take the placebo after three months and skipped to the next pack again. But now, still on the active pills of the fourth pack, ...

Not getting a period during placebo pill, but getting it later on during active pills?

Posted 6 Mar 2017 by batgirl79932 1 answer

My doctor does not even really have a good answer for it, she just keeps trying to change the brand. I'm currently taking Logestrin Fe the first month i used it I had my period during the placebo pill, however after the first month I have never gotten my period during the placebo, but it will ...

Can I possibly be pregnant?

Posted 4 Mar 2017 by Kds11 1 answer

I have just finished my 2 pack of birth control pills (mini version), and me and my BF were intimate the day before my placebo week. I have not received my period yet and I'm officially a day late. I am still having white discharge instead. Can I possibly be pregnant even though I took all the ...

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