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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 ...

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

Posted 20 May 2015 by champion1001 2 answers

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 ...

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 missed taking an active pill the first day of my placebo week to skip a period?

Posted 14 days ago by ostick 0 answers

so I’m trying to skip my period, but i missed the sunday pill because i had to go get the new pack, and couldn’t take the active pill until monday night, will my period still take effect since i missed a day or will the active pills kick in ?

Birth control pill side effects?

Posted 19 Sep 2017 by MaryW23 0 answers

So I just started taking birth control pill this last month. The I am now on the the 4th week taking placebo pills right now. I have two days left of them before I start another pack.  I started getting sore breast and cramps few days into my 2nd week of taking the pill. Well since then for ...

I'm 3 days into placebo with no period?

Posted 19 Sep 2017 by Krystalin 0 answers

I am on my first pack and 3 days into my placebo. I haven't had any sign of a period. I had 2 negative pregnancy tests. I jumped right into zarah after the nuva ring. Should I see my doctor?

I have been on Chateal for probably roughly 10 months - 1 year now and I've never missed a pill.?

Posted 3 Sep 2017 by Rosebud9404 0 answers

... I've always done the placebo week so I got my period. However I was on vacation this weekend and lost my pills somewhere when they fell out of my purse. I was supposed to continue taking my normal hormone pills through this upcoming Thursday, but the last pill I was able to take was this ...

Is thick, clear discharge while taking Mononessa 0.25 mg-35 mcg tablet first cycle placebo (green)?

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by AnonMononessa523 0 answers

pills normal? I am on the second pill of the placebo week and noticed very thick, clear discharge. It is odorless, there is no pain or itching, and I have already ruled out pregnancy as I was not pregnant prior to starting the pills and have not had sex during this first month. Is this just a side ...

How do I go from taking pills consecutively to regular?

Posted 18 Aug 2017 by ANONYMOUSPILLPOPPER 1 answer

So... ive been taking my bc pills everyday to prevent periods. Skipping my placebo pills and starting a new pack each time for about 4 years. Now i want to switch back to taking them the way they are suppose to. (Meaning i want my periods now) i just started a new pack sunday should i take those 3 ...

On birth control Chateal and had a strange period. Quick response please!!?

Posted 4 Aug 2017 by Flags164 1 answer

I am on Chateal and took it regularly, June 23rd i had intercourse. I got nervous and took plan b a half hour later. then when starting the placebo pills on Sunday and bled for only 2 days starting on Thursday. A whole month went by and its Thursday on my placebo week and i haven't gotten my ...

Switched birth control pills. Am I still protected?

Posted 5 Aug 2017 by Sampam 0 answers

I finished my last pack (Tri-Nessa) placebo pills included. Then on the Sunday I was supposed to start my next pack, I started a new BC pill instead (Microgestin 1/20) I assumed I would still be protected, guess I didn't really think too much into it. Should I have used a back-up method when ...

4th day on placebo pills and haven't gotten my period?

Posted 15 Jul 2017 by Laurelwoodward 1 answer

I'm on the pill and I take it around the same time (give or take 10mins) or at the same time every night(usually 10pm). My boyfriend and I are sexually active and we usually use a condom. On the 2nd of July the condom broke and he finished inside me. I had already taken my pill for that night ...

I have my period when I'm on my normal birth control pills not the placebo one?

Posted 1 Aug 2017 by Farmgirl1213 1 answer

Will my period magically move to the placebo pills or do i have to screw up the way I take the pills? My period came the week before the placebo pills and its lighter than usual. This is my first time taking birth control and My period started ten days ahead of the placebo pills. What do I do?

Birth control and effects of skipping placebo?

Posted 31 Jul 2017 by nbs 1 answer

last month i skipped the placebo pills to skip my period due to vacation. just a few days before i reached the placebo i was active (used protection plus birth control pills). this month i took the placebo and my period was just spotting after the first day and usually my periods are really heavy. ...

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