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Can I Take Althea Pills Even Not On My First Day Of Menstruation
Can i start my contraceptive pills anytime? Not on the first day of menstruation because I have irregular period.
Yes: You can safely start oral contraceptives at any time in the cycle. If you start the pill on the first day of your period, then you would be protected immediately. In your case, start the pill any day but be aware that you need to be on the pill for at least two weeks before you would have effective contraception. ...Read more
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
I am on the BC pill and I take it every day. It's the combination pill. I had sex on the last day of my period, can I get pregnant?
No pregnancy: The birth control pill that you are describing is designed such that even when you have sex during the pill free interval or while you are on the "sugar" pills you will not get pregnant. That does not mean that failures occur with any kind of birth control despite using it correctly. ...Read more
Can i stop taking bc pill in the middle to get periods early? If yes, then on which day of pill should I stop?
I am on the BC pill and I take it every day. It's the combination pill. I had sex on the last day of my period, is it possible to get pregnant?
Very Very unlikely: Since you are taking the combination pill correctly, it is highly unlikely that you will get pregnant while on this pill. It protects you all month long, even on the last day of your period. OCPs are 95%-97% effective. Best wishes! ...Read more
If I start my first day of birth control with the placebo pills, can it help start my period or would I have had to take the regular bc pills first.
Im taking Lutera BC for the first time, took it on the 1st day of my period, when can i start to have unprotected sex?
If I have normal periods on birth control pills that last 5 days and always start on the same day on time, end on the same day, could I be pregnant?
Hi there, i was wondering if i can start taking zoely pill at any point in time or if I have to start it on the first day of my period? Thanks!
Take any day: Take any day and make sure to take pill for at least 7 days before unprotected sex. Your first cycle after starting the pill, depending on where you're at in your cycle when you take it, may be abnormal in terms of timing and possibly bleeding. But definitely safe to take any day. ...Read more
Started combination bc pill on the first day of my period (have taken it everyday since.) How long does it take to be protected from pregnancy?
2 weeks: typically is what is usually recommended.Get a more detailed answer ›
Im taking gracial contraceptive pill and i started it on the 2nd day of my period.I just wanted to know when will it take effect?
If I start taking 200mg promethium 5 day post ovulation, and pregnancy doesnt occur in the cycle, will my period come when I am still taking the dose?
If the period does not come on the last day of taking white pill(1st pack of yaz), still start a new pack the day after?When do u take pregnant test?
When can I take a pregnancy test while on birth control? I took one on the first day of my inactive week. Will it be accurate?
Depends: You should take a pregnancy test if you miss a period or at least three weeks after the episode of sex in question. If you miss your period by 4-5 days, do a home pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days later unless you get a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Yes: Yes, as long as you have been taking it every day as instructed. ...Read more
After the first month of taking my birth control, is it normal for my period to last for a very long time? I began to take my birth control in the beginning of august, during my last period. I chose to not take the last week of pills because i did not wan
Many possible causes: If you're taking the pills consistently without missing, it's not likely you would get pregnant, but there are many possible causes from infection-- even stds) to pregnancy to fibroids or a polyps keep track of your days of bleeding (write it down), keep taking your pills, and see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My period is light but if i take 2 pills of norimin contraceptive pill at the same time everyday will this stop my period?
My period is suppose to be in around a week, do I continue taking the the active pills? If so, when do I take sugar pills? First time using the pill.
Take as directed: Your prescribing physician should have explained to you to take your pack as directed regardless of what's happening in your cycle. Eventually, your body adjusts to your pills (yes, strange, i know). We typically ask that you allow 3 months of adjustment on any new pill. So yes, keep taking active pills if you have more to take. Take sugar pills at scheduled time to allow time for regular menses. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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