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Withdrawal symptoms from birth control

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Gieck
Clinical Psychology 16 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
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
A Verified Doctoranswered
32 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
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Dr. Paula Hillard
Obstetrics & Gynecology 46 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
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 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
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
First bleeding day is day 1.
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A female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
Family Medicine 18 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
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Dr. Carey Check
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 18 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
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 41 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
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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.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine 36 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
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
It is possible though unlikely. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contracepti... Read More
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