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safe to have sex on menses and on birth control

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aimee Barton
22 years experience in Pediatrics
Not exactly: Birth control pills take one full cycle to be effective and you should be using other methods (such as condoms) until you have completed the first pac ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same day: Depends on what the shot is. If depo-provera, it is birth control and effective almost immediately.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Birth control: Typically one has a period at the end of the birth control back. It may take a few days. Some women do not always have a cycle on birth control especi ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No : The reason behind your decision to take birth control does not alter the way it works. If you are taking it for cycle control, contraception, acne pre ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Restart birth contrl: If your pregnancy test was negative 19 days after intercourse then you are not pregnant. Restart your birth control to regulate your cycles and preven ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
46 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Probably: Not uncommon for women on BCPs to have scant or even no periods.Give it some time.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Not pregnant: the pill can cause very light or missed periods. Your doctor should have explained this to you. You are not pregnant with 4 negative pregnancy tests.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience in Pediatrics
Very unlikely: If you have been taking your oral contraceptives as directed and on time every day, the chance of pregnancy is very small. If your bleeding is irregu ... Read More
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Dr. Kelly Elmore
18 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: If you are intentionally taking continuous birth control without the sugar pill week the method is working for you. You have low likelihood of having ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Csaba Magassy
58 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Gynecologist: You have to have a consultation with your gynecologist....Age, medication, pregnancies, hormonal levels etc....
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