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are aviane and falmina the same

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
One per day: As long as you continued taking one pill per day as usual then it does not compromise the effectiveness of birth control to switch from one to another

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Try changing pill and going on Probiotics. The change in vaginal ph caused by the change in hormones may facilitate the growth of BV and yeast.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same thing: These are generic equivalents
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
OK: As long as you have been consistent in usage, all pills are 98-99% effective, if taken as directed
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Nunley
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Most oral ocp can cause decreased libido. These are very similar with the falima having a slightly smaller amount of Levonorgestrel (symnthetic proge ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It depends : It depends on which side-effects you are having . If you went straight from the last placebo in one package to the first pill in the new package it is ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unknown: You did not mention what side effects you were having so it is not possible to comment on if this is normal or not. We also do not know if you are sym ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Esther Poza-juncal
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Follow up: Falmina is a low dose birth control pill, with low estrogenic, pro gestational and androgenic effect. It may be that you need a change in pill, incre ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Some antibiotics do affect the efficacy of oral hormonal birth control, but Ciprofloxacin isn't one of them.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nexplanon bleed: Irregular bleeding is an almost universal side effect of nexplanon. There is no normal time for your period on this birth control method. Irregular b ... Read More

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