Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

Birth control three month pills

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Birth Control: Yes. Of course. This is why one takes birth control. That reason is to lead to less worry about unwanted pregnancy.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Yes; depends upon BC: Some birth control pills are designed so that you only have your menses/period once a quarter or even just once a year. With that said, due to individ ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
Taking all pills?: Are you taking all the pills in your pack? You're supposed to get your period once you get on your "period" pills during the month. If you're taking ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weight gain?: Weight gain is usually related to excess calories, or more infrequently, disturbance of thyroid metabolism. See your gyn physician for an exam and te ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Sadow
17 years experience Pathology
Endocrine function: Birth control pills function by introducing hormones affecting pituitary-ovarian-endometrial function. Stopping the hormone requires this axis to rea ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
26 years experience Fertility Medicine
Breast Tenderness: Breast tenderness is a response of the breast to hormone levels particularly estrogen. Your body produces these hormones during the normal menstrual c ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Kirk
Dr. John Kirk answered
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: The lowering of dose you describe is not significant. It is possible that the pills aggravate preexisting anxiety. It is unlikely to create anxiety fr ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : You should be fine as long as you been taking it regularly for 3 months.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually sel ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Common: Very common to have some irregular bleeding when you first start birth control. However, it seems you are having daily bleeding. I would talk to my do ... Read More
3
3 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month