A 40-year-old member asked:
Triphasil (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) does not have red pills. how am i supposed to take them?
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Pharmacology 17 years experience
7 days drug free: Triphasil-21 is a birth control package that comes with only 21 hormone containing pills. The package does not contain the red (placebo) tablets. Once you have finished the 21 consecutive days, you take 7 days off of the medication. Next, you begin a brand new 21 day package starting on the 8th day after your last pill from the previous package.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
How long does it take for a triphasil (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) to work?
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Triphasil (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel): If you mean the birth control pill, you want to use condoms during the first cycle, and as of the second pack you can expect full protection from getting pregnant.
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Last updated Apr 17, 2016
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