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how long until my body adjusts to my yaz birth control i started two weeks ago

A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience in Family Medicine
3 months: Women often can have changes in their cycles that take a couple months to regulate when they start a new pill. Some common side effects are spotting m ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Should be short: Everyone is differnet, I do not like that pill because of the kind of progesterone, hopefully your doc discussed that with you , it can cause problems ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Gingo
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular cycles: Birth control pills are often used to regulate cycles. If this is the case you may not regulate. More likely though, you are in the peri menopausal pe ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not long: Once a person stops taking birth control pills, within several days they will start to initiate production of the signals in the brain to stimulate pr ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pill initiation: When you start the contraceptive pill at one week past the period, you will have to wait one month of use for it to be totally pregnancy preventive. U ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Sunday: Most women start their birth control pills the sunday after they start their period.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormone cessation: Once you stop hormonal oriented contraception your body's production of "natural" hormones resumes within 6 months as long as you are not taking anyth ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
About 4 weeks: Also depends on how your cycles were prior to starting the pills, and if any additional variables such as stress, travel, other medications, overweigh ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Crystal Twynham
32 years experience in General Surgery
Not normal, see Dr.: Generally, if you are taking your pills every day, your natural hormones are blocked. The last week of pills has no hormones, which triggers a period ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
About 1 week: This length of time is somewhat characteristic of the expected "withdrawal" bleeding.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Working: The microgynon is a combined oral contraceptive and you should have a period at the end of the package but you may also have some break through bleedi ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Birth control: If you have already been on birth control for one month then you are protected.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Takes awhile: Sometimes it takes awhile after having a baby to get a normal cycle back. If you're breastfeeding, that can be even more so. Give it some time, your ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
How long??: Women, even the same one, can be very variable. Best easy way to check is to get an accurate thermometer and a sheet of graph paper and plot a basal b ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stay on pill: Using birth control to regulate the cycle is not a one time thing. You can't take it once and then expect your cycles to be normal. Birth-control is v ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
It takes awhile: Continuw as directed because you will be setting up your rhythm and the cycle will become as expected.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
7 days: The manufacturer recommends a back-up method for the first 7 days. Best wished!
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
35 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Your first period after stopping BC pills may occur about 28 days from your last period on the pills(not last pill). This is variable though, may be d ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
How long have you no: Period?this could go for up to approximately year and a half!However you should see your physician.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Hillard
43 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy possible: Women had many reasons to switch from one method of birth control to another, and that's ok, but the key is not to have a gap in your birth control co ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes,: While on hormonal birth control women always should complete the full cycle. That is always take all pills in the box, not take out the nuvaring befor ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
OCP: Start your new pill pack early to stop the period. However, depending on which pill you are on, it may just slow it down instead of stopping.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Varady
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not unusual: It's not unusual to have irregular spotting or bleeding with an IUD. It may stop in the near future or may persist. If it persists, further evaluati ... Read More
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