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Can Birth Control Stop Your Period After Ovulation
Yes: What causes a menses (period) is the withdraw of progesterone which comes from ovulation. A birth control pills has progesterone in it. Therefore if you took a high enough dose of birth control after ovulation it will prevent your period from occurring. As soon as you stop the birth control you will have withdraw of the progesterone and will get your menses. This does not prevent pregnancy! ...Read more
Contraceptiion is a means of preventing conception (or fertilization). There are hormonal and non hormonal methods of preventing sperm and egg from meeting. Talk to your doctor or clinic about what options are best for you. There are short acting methods (condoms, pills, patch, ring) and long ...Read more
Im on birth control i missed a pill a day after ovulation day i had unprotected sex can I be pregnant? No period
Unprotected sex day after ovulation. On birth control. Period 3 days late. Sharp low stomach pain but did intense exercises this week. What's wrong?.!
Can taking only 2 birth control pills stop u from ovulating and cause a abnormal period to come early?
Brain suppression: The hypothalamus is suppressed by the use of the oral contraceptive pill to prevent ovulation. Stress can further suppress the hypothalamus as well. The most likely cause of the absent period is minimal endometrial tissue which is common on the pill and therefore doesn't shed at the time of the due period. ...Read more
If birth control pills are supposed to stop you from ovulating then why and how do we still get our periods?
Same way: The pill replaces your normal cycle by imitating the changes that would normally occur with the hormones from your ovaries. The ovaries become suppressed because they do not need to produce the hormones while you are taking the pill. ...Read more
Sometimes: Sometimes you ovulate as soon as the next month after stopping pills and some studies even show increased fertility in the first months after stopping. However, you can also have a delay in the return to ovulation and there is a disorder called post-pill amenorrhea in which it can take up to 1 year to start having periods again. ...Read more
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