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Portia - How quick does this pill kick in to prevent pregnancy?

I've been on Portia 28 for 4 years and haven't had any negative side effects & it's prevented pregnancy numerous times. Recently, I got off for 2 weeks while switching doctors. I ...

Posted 13 May 2016 0 answers

When to take Portia?

Hi I am new to this birth control and haven't started taking it yet. I have had some spotting on a Friday and the spotting stopped the next morning (Saturday) then I started spotting a little ...

Posted 24 Jan 2016 0 answers

What happened to the day of week stickers that were included in the Portia pack?

Every pack of Portia used to come with an insert that allowed you to cover over the Sunday-Saturday day of week with the day you actually start your pack. I've noticed that with my last few ...

Posted 5 Oct 2015 1 answer

Portia - What would you consider enough side effects to stop taking the drug?

I have been on this for a short time switching from seasonique to this bc I have been spotting for 4 months. I'm still spotting been getting headaches extremely tired but can't sleep ...

Posted 23 Mar 2015 1 answer

I tool lupin, but I am on Portia, is it still working or do I have to worry now ?

I am just scared to get pregnant now because I am young.

Posted 25 Jan 2015 1 answer

How should I take Portia 21?

for my understanding Portia 21 should be taken same hour on the first day you start bleeding (first dat of the period) them after 21 pills you rest 7 days and start again the new package... (?) ...

Posted 29 Nov 2014 1 answer

If you have been taking Portia birth control for about three weeks, while sexually active, and are?

... now on the white pills, when do you get your period?? I was on my period about a week before I started taking the pills and that was about a month ago. But I still haven't had my period. Is ...

Posted 11 Oct 2013 2 answers

Can you become pregnant by missing one dose of Portia birth control pill?

I have been on Portia for about a month however I dont always take it the same time and I occasionally miss doses. Well I took my pill Thursday morning and forgot to take it friday morning. Friday ...

Posted 1 Jul 2012 1 answer

I have used Portia for only 3 weeks now. It is my first month using any type of birth control. I've?

... been on the placebo pills for about two days now and my usual periods start on the 18th. I'm two days late and I'm freaking out (my boyfriend and I are sexually active). Is it too early ...

Posted 20 Feb 2013 1 answer

Does Portia cause random pains in the head? Since I've been on it I've been having random pains in?

Since I've been on it I've been having random pains in parts of my head. Like mini headaches almost... please give me some good news that its not just me :(

Posted 18 Jan 2013 1 answer

Does Portia affect OCD symptoms? Please help!?

Hello, I'm a 20 year old who has had OCD symptoms since childhood (maybe 9,10) with mainly compulsions when I was younger, and mainly obsessive thoughts when I got older. However, I'd ...

Posted 19 Mar 2012 1 answer

I am 15 and started taking Portia birth control today. Does this prevent me from getting pregnant?

and because I am sexually active with my boyfriend, will it make my sex drive go down? Will my breast become larger and what other side effects might I have?

Posted 19 Feb 2012 1 answer

Ive been taking portia monthly so I dont get my period well I was late taking it this month?

my boyfriend is goin back on the rigs soon so i decided to take my birth control which is portia one month after another cause my doctor said it was alright todo that so i dont get my period this ...

Posted 10 Dec 2011 1 answer

How long will my period last on the Portia BC pills?

I started Portia about 3 weeks ago and on the last 2 active pills that i had i got my period... is this normal, and wondering how long my period will last?? I heard it usually last 3-5 days but ...

Posted 18 Sep 2011 1 answer

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