Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

How to know if you are pregnant while ok birth control and skipping placebo pills

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Duvivier
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, you could be: If you had unprotected sexual vaginal intercourse with a fertile man, there is a possibility you could be pregnant. Check your blood betaHCG pregnancy ... Read More

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
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anne Hale
Dr. Anne Hale answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: Most women who are taking the birth control pills appropriately will not become pregnant.
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Rice dane
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Statistically it's not likley that you would get pregnant if you're taking the pill as prescribed and are consistent with when you take it. But there ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Okay: Absolutely no problem with what you did going immediately to the placebo week. The placebo week usually consists of seven pills, however, in some hilb ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, but unlikely: A woman on combination birth control pills, taking them properly, and is beyond her first pack of pills... has no fertile days. She is not fertile whe ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can do a preg. test: Maybe not pregnant, but one can do a pregnancy test to be sure. A urine pregnancy test done correctly gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 wee ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Probably not, and you won't get your period either.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Periods: Periods mean you are not pregnant. The color of the blood is meaningless. It is blood.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Usually there will not be any bleeding which leads a pt to do a pregnancy test.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: If you just had your period - you are not pregnant.

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
Unlimited visits
$10/month