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Got Pregnant Taking Necon
I had unprotected sex but I can't afford to plan b. I'm taking necon 777 regularly every day. What's the chance of becoming pregnant?
Doubtful.: The birth control pill is very effective if taken perfectly-the same time every day, your not on any medications to interfere with the absorption, they are stored correctly...etc. Kudos to you for using a condom; increases you pregnancy prevention rate and decreases your risk of STD's. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
I am wanting to become preggo, but am taking Necon(birth control)
What is the chance I'll become pregnant after stopping the med? And how long after?
You are 18: Why the hurry to get pregnant at age 18? You are fertile as soon as you stop them. They are out of your system in about 7 days. ...Read more
I'm taking necon 7/7/7 and I've been on it for two months now. I had unprotected sex, is there a chance for pregnancy? He didn't ejaculate in me......
Do HPT timely...: Disregarding what kind of contraceptives you might have used, always do HPT in 7-10 days after missing expected period and repeat it in another 7-10 days if the first HPT is (-) & still in doubt. Also remember: Fertile time, i.e., ovulation occurs some 2 weeks before period no matter what your menstrual cycle could be. The Best wish to safe sex... ...Read more
I switched from mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD to necon .5/35 did not use back up methods during the switch, chance of pregnancy?
Pretty much 0: Nothing is more effective than iud; changing over to ocp is a not a problem. ...Read more
I'm having my first period since starting necon 10/11. I'm passing several clots "superball" sized clots. No chance of pregnancy what should I do?
Wait: See what happens over the course of this and your next period. ...Read more
Is it possible to become pregnant immediately after going off birth control? (The pill, Necon). Been off the pill for 3 weeks and TTC. Thanks!
I had surgery on my beast 02/25/13 for the 3rd time less than a year. I sometimes take my necon birth control pills. What are some pregnancy signs.
Some small changes: A woman of childbearing age who has some nausea (with or without vomiting), some fatigue (feels less energetic), a sharper/stronger sense of smell, mild soreness/swelling of her breasts, and maybe some food aversions and cravings. . . Could be pregnant. Symptoms can occur before missing a period. She can do a urine pregnancy test 1 week after missing her period, or if she is worried about it. ...Read more
I missed a few of my birth control pills, necon 777, spotted 3-4 days, was supposed to start period 4 days after spotting, never did. Am i pregnant?
Pregnant: It is possible that you could be pregnant. Purchase a pregnancy test to find out for sure. ...Read more
I started my period on the 10th and I had sex yesterday the 19th, im on necon birth control pills. Chances of pregnancy?
Can you prevent being pregnant if you regularly take oral contraceptive pills after having unprotected sex? If so, when will you stop taking it
Birth control: Yes birth control does prevent pregnancy when having unprotected sex. It depends on how long you have been taking the birth control pills, have you been taking them around the same time every day consistently, it also depends on what type of birth control you are taking. I would talk to a doctor to decide which one works best for you. ...Read more
Unprotected sex last thursday, started taking oral contraceptive pills bout 3 hours after we did it, how will I know I am not pregnant?
There is not enough information in your question on which to base an answer, you did not tell us where you were in your cycle and when you ovulate.
But, here are the facts. One must be on birth control for some time before it is truly effective in preventing pregnancy. Having unprotected sex before being stable on birth control is foolish and can lead to pregnancy. I mean that in all sincerity. ...Read more
It's my first time taking oral contraceptive pills about 3 hours after we did unprotective sex last thursday last period october 7. Will i be pregnant?
Must wait to see: The pill does not work as a morning after pill but must be taken on a regular and consistent basis to be effective. You may already be past your fertile time this month but it is not possible to know that for certain. ...Read more
If I have normal monthly periods, can I stop taking oral contraceptive pills already since it is sure I am not pregnant?
???????????????????: If u have normal periods on the pill u may or may not ovulate when u stop the pill please consult with the doc who put u on the pill, if u stop the pill you could ovulate the very first month and get pregnant or u may not ovulate. ...Read more
Had unprotected sex today, last period on october 7, taking oral contraceptive pills about 3 hours after we did it will i be pregnant? Will I take pt?
Birth Control: It is hard to say since I do not know how long you have been taking birth control pills, if you have been taking them around the same time consistently. If you have been taking the birth control pills for a while and you have been taking them around the same time every night and have been taking them as the instructions suggested then you should be fine. ...Read more
I'm taking an oral contraceptive, I'm sexually active nearly every day. I have not gotten my period. Should I start new pill pack? Home pregnancy test?
My husband and I don't want to have a baby yet were using this oral contraceptive, am i going to get pregnant if he's going to cum inside me?
What to do if I had 2 oral contraceptive pills 1 hr before and after intercourse. Is it possible that I get pregnant?
Yes, it is possible.: The number of combined hormonal birth control pills to be used as emergency contraception depends on how much of each hormone the pills have, which varies by brand. Studies have shown that 100 micrograms (mcg) of ethinyl Estradiol together with 0.5 milligrams of Levonorgestrel taken in two doses 12 hours apart is approximately 75 percent successful at preventing pregnancy. ...Read more
What is the chances of getting pregnant from pre-cum if you have been steadily using an oral contraceptive, and you weren't fertile while it happened?
Extremely low: Possibility is low if oral contraceptives were taken correctly (not missing doses). ...Read more
Is adding the use of contraceptive film along with an oral contraceptive better for preventing pregnancy?
Film is just a spermacide, sperm killer...
It may be of benefit if you are taking another medication that can lower the birth control effect of the pill. Many medications can do this including some otc cold medications, so the best advice..... Use condoms when on other medications, especially those by presciption. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex with my gf on22/8/15. I didn't cum in her vagina
But pre-cum can make her pregnancy
She had taken oral contraceptive pills?
Took oral contraceptive on my 2nd day aftr menses and i wason isotretinion drug for last 20days.periods late by 13day not pregnant.plz tel me solution?
Good news: Good news that you're not pregnant while taking isotretinoin. Many doctors will recommend (2) forms of birth control while on drugs like that. If you're not pregnant and you haven't missed a pill, then you're likely okay. Could be your period is late due to lining of uterus being thin secondary to oral contraceptive use. See a doctor for blood test to confirm no pregnant, discuss lack of period. ...Read more
I have been on the oral contraceptive OrthoCyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) for three weeks. I had unprotected sex but only came in contact with pre-ejaculate. Am I pregnant?
Dose may differ: With bc, original name is protected by a patent for a period. When that patent runs out, another drug company can make that same medicine with the same basic ingredients, but a different name. This is called a "generic" drug. The fda assumes that this medicine works the same, but blood levels may vary. Both necon&nortrel come in different doses e.g. 7/7/7 or 1/35--so Necon 1/35=nortrel 1/35. ...Read more
Switched me from Necon 1/35 to Nortrel 1/35. Do I need extra protection this month? Or am i still protected if in continue into Nortrel?
Normal adjustment: When on oral contraception, it's not unusual to have brownish discharge or even spotting as the uterus adjusts to the hormones in the pill. This is called breakthrough bleed and should resolve with time. Keep on your regimine, don't skip pills and try to take the pills the same time each day. That will help provide a more stable environment for your uterus. ...Read more
Random weightloss. About 7-8 months ago, I was 125lbs. I am now 113lbs. I eat around 2-3 times a day, small portions. I'm also on bc, necon 1/35.
Stress: There are issues of absorption or endocrine problems that can do it. Do u sleep well at night? Rate your stress on a scale of 1-10, 10 the worst. Depression can sometimes do it. A good medicine, if this is the case, is mirtazapine; it helps weight, sleep and anxiety(over time). There may be more to it like hyperthyroidism, malabsorption, other endocrine problem, but usually anxiety at ur ag. ...Read more