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Started “period” 2 days before placebo pills on Sprintec. Advice?

Posted 28 Nov 2017 by SpEventer 0 answers

I’m on the last part of my 2nd pack of Sprintec. I started bleeding/spotting/period while having 2 active pills left. I had zero issues with this on my first pack! Firstly, I am concerned of pill’s effectiveness. Secondly could this be due to taking pill an hour late once or twice a few ...

Tri-Lo-Sprintec - Can this brand make the menstrual cycle flow for 14 days?

Posted 4 Dec 2017 by krissymariee 0 answers

I started this brand about 3 weeks ago and my menstrual cycle has not stopped flowing for the past 14 days. I'm slightly worried

Kyleena - Acne calm down how long after insertion?

Posted 21 Nov 2017 by wintersborealis 1 answer

I'm 5 days post-insertion and starting to notice some mild breakouts on my forehead and on the sides of my chin. I had acne during the first 7 years of my time on Tri Sprintec (generic for ortho-tri-cyclin) but it went away these last 2 years entirely. For those that have had acne come up... ...

Does Tri-Sprintec cause all over body itching? I've been on this pill for 4 months now (i believe).?

Posted 21 Dec 2012 by MegGlitteryAlien 4 answers

... This is the first birth control I've ever been on and I've read other forums where Tri-Sprintec users complained of intense itching but nothing definite on any Tri-Sprintec side effect websites. Please help, my scalp, earlobes, face, neck, chest, torso and legs are extremely itchy! ...

I've had my period for 5 weeks on Tri-Sprintec and am approaching placebo, can I skip placebo?

Posted 22 Nov 2017 by ribon225 0 answers

I've been on Tri-Sprintec for three months and I am just about to reach the week where I take my placebo pills. The issue is that I had missed a pill about two months ago, started my period, and near the end of that period missed another one (both times I took the pill as soon as I remembered, ...

Does sprintec help breast growth?

Posted 25 Aug 2010 by yellowpen 1 answer

i am 15 just started taking sprintec a few days ago my doctor recomended it for my acne and my periods. i have read alot of negative comments saying it causes yeast infections which worries me because i have never had one before.. i want larger breasts and have heard birthcontrol makes them bigger. ...

Can I ask my pharmacy to change from one generic brand to another generic brand?

Posted 14 Aug 2017 by Bc1797 4 answers

Though my doctor prescribed Sprintec (a generic brand of OrthoCyclen), the pharmacy gave me Mononessa (another generic) instead. So far it is going very well for me and I want to continue to take this brand instead of Sprintec. I know they're the basically the same but out of comfort I would ...

Feeling sick on Sprintec?

Posted 11 Nov 2017 by Blyons2070 0 answers

Hi, I came off of the mini pill and started combination pills. This was completely different. I feel like I'm always sick and I deal with feeling nauseous quite often. I take my pills at 5pm which is right when I eat dinner and I sleep pretty early so it's prefect for me. I will wake up ...

Should I switch from Levora to Copper IUD?

Posted 26 Oct 2017 by chelseyrochelle 0 answers

I took Tri-Sprintec for years and never had any issues. Unfortunately, my body got "used" to it, and I had severe break through bleeding and ultimately my OBGYN switched me to Levora. Since then, I have had the absolute worst acne, gained 20 pounds, have developed cramps I never had ...

Starting the contraception pill and need advice!?

Posted 9 Oct 2017 by c1234 0 answers

I have been prescribed tri-sprintec. My last period started on the 27th of September and ended on the 3rd of October. I want to start the pill as soon as possible, ideally today, but I am ovulating tomorrow so should I wait? Also will my period be delayed if I start the pill today or in the next ...

Sprintec - I start my pills on Sunday. I missed one pill sometime on the second week, but I don’t...

Posted 8 Oct 2017 by Daisyfarms 0 answers

... know what day it was. I figured out that I had missed one pill by the end of second week and ended up taking two pills on Saturday. I got my period during the second week and have continued to have brownish spotting ever since. Should I be concerned? And when would it be okay to resume being ...

How long do I need to take Sprintec Birth Control before its considered active?

Posted 7 Feb 2011 by audrettajones 2 answers

How long should I take the birth control until it's considered 'active' in my body? I've been told it can be anywhere from a week to four or five weeks.

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