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Had sex while on my period on birth control

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Hard to say: Hard to say for sure, but usually takes between 2-4 days to get a withdrawal bleed after stopping the active pills, and the morning after pill may del... Read More
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Not sure: Exactly what you did, did you skip the placebo pill and started a new pack immediately. If so, you didnt need the morning after pill. Talk to yo... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
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
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Not likely: Intercourse won't stop your period. Most likely you would have stopped anyway. A short period can be a result of your birth-control hormones. Bes... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doct... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Depends: If you take the pills regularly, you should not need to take plan B. Taking plan B will not do harm. Do as it makes you feel more comfortable.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very normal on Birth control. it happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually sel... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Gingo
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pill: You can skip periods on the pill, have light spotting, or heavy flow. As long as you have been taking your pill regularly this is very normal. I am gl... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
What is the concern?: If you are on birth control and using it correctly your chance of getting pregnant would be extremely low. When taken correctly birth control pills ar... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Smith
Family Medicine 41 years experience
D/C and pelvic pain: Brownish discharge could be a sign of an infection---especially if you are having pain you need to see your GYN doctor soon for an evaluation
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
A bug or a feature?: Some women stop having periods on birth control. The first few times it happens you should do a pregnancy test. After that you can be happy you aren... Read More

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