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Withdrawal symptoms from birth control

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Gieck
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
Withdrawal: When coming off birth control the body will attempt to recalibrate itself. This may result in unpleasant side effects that include erratic mood, incre... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
A Verified Doctoranswered
31 years experience
Not efffective: The withdrawl method is when the male pulls his penis out of the vagina before ejaculation occurs. This is a very poor method of birth control. Even ... Read More
Dr. Paula Hillard
Obstetrics & Gynecology 45 years experience
Better than nothing: Withdrawal is a method of birth control in which the man "pulls out" his penis from the vagina before he comes or ejaculates. The failure rate of wit... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Birth control: Birth-control is highly effective when taken correctly. The withdrawal method is very ineffective. If you are using birth control correctly then addin... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
First bleeding day is day 1.
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 17 years experience
5-7 days. : Birth control withdrawal bleeds as experienced by taking oral contraceptives would last up until you take the last sugar or placebo pill. It is quite... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Carey Check
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Start a new pack: If you are taking oral contraceptive pills continuously and then take inactive pills, you are correct, you will get withdrawal bleeding. You did not ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Menses: Withdrawal period means what it implies. When you stop BCP within a week you will have a menstrual bleeding. Before that you may have cramping and spo... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Sounds microscopic: You are using two reliable methods of birth control and one mediocre one to assist. Between the three, pregnancy very unlikely.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Withdrawal ineffecti: You should know that withdrawal is NOT a backup method at all. Your girlfriend could still get pregnant. Condoms can slip off, have a hole or slip par... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
2 weeks: When stopping birth control pills with the last pill in the package, not anytime before, ovulation can be anticipated 2 weeks from stopping the pill. ... Read More
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