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How long do you bleed after Mirena is inserted?

Posted 3 Apr 2011 35 answers

I just had Mirena inserted a few days ago and was wondering how long I'm supposed to be bleeding afterwards. It's only been a very light flow (similar to the old, dry blood that comes out at the end of a period) and I haven't experienced any cramping. I've never had kids, so the ...

Taking the wrong pill on the wrong day?

Posted 10 May 2014 2 answers

I'm currently on the yaz birth control pill and this is my third month on it. I started my pack correctly on the silver section n moved my way to the normal section. During the pack (row 2) I moved to the next (row 3), took the Tuesday pill on Thursday instead of Thursday pill. I realized this ...

How many yasmin pills act as emergency contraceptive?

Posted 30 Sep 2013 1 answer

I had unprotected sex (27 sept night). Took 2 yaz pills next day(29 sept morn). But found out 4 had to be taken. So took 4 the day after(30 sept morn). Should I take 4 more after 12 hrs? Where i live, emergency contraceptive pills are not allowed. If ovulation had taken place before I took yaz ...

How long after starting my new pack of Yaz would my period come?

Posted 22 Sep 2010 1 answer

Hi, I just started using Yaz and as of tonight i will be taking my last inactive pill and my period is yet to come. I'm a bit concerned as i read that you normally get you preiod during the white pill stage. I have never had any problem with my period until now.

How long for Yaz to kick in?

Posted 11 Dec 2013 3 answers

I went on Yaz to help clear my skin and wanted the low levels of oestrogen so that my boobs didnt grow too much. I have been on it for 2 and a half months now and my skin is just getting WORSE! lots of big pimples all over my forehead and around my mouth. It is making me so horribly self conscious ...

I started Yaz 3 weeks ago when my period started and I've been bleeding from then and over the last?

Posted 5 Sep 2010 1 answer

... 12 days i took 4 flights each about 4hours trip and now I am menstrating heavily with severe cramp. I have not missed a tablet so far. Is heavy menstration usual for Yaz taking? This is my 1st cycle

Last active pill late, period late?

Posted 29 Jan 2015 1 answer

I've been taking YAZ for a year now. I take my pill every day at 7pm regularly. This past friday I was due my last ACTIVE pill. I had unprotected sex with my SO that same friday night. On Saturday morning (7am) I realized I had missed my Friday pill and took it (12 hrs late). My period usually ...

I have extremely horribly painful, heavy and long periods. Will YAZ help with this?

Posted 13 Jun 2011 4 answers

Im an 18 year old girl, have been having periods like this since I started at age 11. I have tried Alesse which did nothing to help with anythings and I was on it for 6 months, and have also been on Seasonal which made it so I only had my period every 3 months and took that for 9 months, for the ...

What can I use instead of morning after pill. It's not allowed in my country. We have Yaz.

Posted 7 Oct 2018 1 answer

What can I use instead of the morning after pill? It is not allowed in my country. We have Yaz (which I use) and Yasmin. I had un-protected sex last night and this month I didn't take any birth control pills.

What is the difference between Yaz and Gianvi?

Posted 25 Mar 2012 1 answer

I have been taking Yaz for 4 years (after switching from ortho tri cyclen) and have never had any problems with mood, weight, acne, sex drive, etc. I was given Gianvi as the generic and like any responsible woman, started to research. All I have found are horror stories from women who switched from ...

Brown Spotting only on 3rd Placebo Pill?

Posted 3 Apr 2015 2 answers

Question Preview 3rd Day of Placebo Pills, No Period? Alright, I've been taking Gianvi, the generic of Yaz, for the past two months. The first month I remember getting my period just fine. Now I'm on my 3rd placebo pill out of 4 and wondering if I will get my period at all, and all ...

Taking birth control and got period early! What do I do? What will happen?

Posted 2 Jun 2015 1 answer

Hi I'm on the yaz birth control pill and about a week ago I accidentally took the wrong active pill (I took one that was 6 days forward from the one I was supposed to take) and then I just went back and continued the pills normally. I just got my period and I have four active pills left and ...

Does Yaz acne get worse before it gets better?

Posted 3 Sep 2017 1 answer

I am 19-year-old college student and in high school, had very mild acne. I am ending my 1st month of Yaz and my face broke out so bad. It is cystic and hurts really bad. I am frustrated, but I have hardly given it a chance. I really need people to reply to this with their experience for me to know ...

Missed a pill, condom slipped, took emergency contraception. Could I be pregnant?

Posted 21 Feb 2018 1 answer

On February 3rd I had sex with my boyfriend. I am on Yaz pill but forgot to take pill 6 (I took pill 6 and pill 7 on day 7), and on day 7 I had sex with my boyfriend. We used a condom but it slipped inside, and because I missed a pill I was really scared, so I took the levonorgestrel emergency ...

What's the deal with silver section in yaz pills?

Posted 7 Jun 2011 1 answer

i'm from's been 4 days since i started taking yaz pills.the pack has a silver section and it says begin in the silver section.the silver section begins on period started on Saturday so if i keep following the arrows i'll reach the inactive tablets and still there ...

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