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On birth control for a little over a month, no missed pills, unprotected sex but boyfriend pulled out? Am I ok
Should be: If in doubt after a few days, do a pregnancy test. Typically you should know within 7-10 days of the episode ...Read more
Had brown blood, then some red with little clots after being late. Pregnancy symptoms, neg test. On pill unprotected sex with boyfriend?
When in pill pack: If you are on the birth control pill have have been taking it daily then pregnancy was not likely. Having a negative pregnancy test should reassure you that you are not pregnant. If the bleeding occurred at the end of the pack or in the first few days of the new pack then this bleeding was likely your period. If it occurred at another point then it is likely breakthrough bleeding. ...Read more
No period since Jan. Negative pregnant test. Unprotected sex week ago, morning after pill. Unprotected sex 3 days ago. Period blood and cramps. Pregnant?
Check preg test: First step is to check a pregnancy test at home. Anyone having sex is at risk for pregnancy. A home pregnancy test is cheap and reliable. If negative then schedule a routine visit to discuss more effective birth control and options that would help with menstrual cycle control. ...Read more
Missed some bc pills, unprotected sex, spotting after sex and I took pills, tired, diarrhea, gas, hungry a lot, moody lower belly cramps?
Will have IUD put in when cycle starts but need Plan B pill for unprotected sex is that a problem?
I took Plan B pill after unprotected sex. 2 weeks later I was bleeding for 5-6 days. Took a test and it was negative. Should I test again?
Sure: It sounds like you're not pregnant. For reassurance simply repeated test to verify the result. ...Read more
Missed saturday pill, had unprotected sex saturday night, took saturday pill sunday afternoon, all other pills taken consistently. Should I get plan b?
Missed four amethia pills had unprotected sex an started bleeding the next day. What does it mean?
Missed pills: When you stopped taking the pills you triggered withdrawal bleeding. You also exposed yourself to potential pregnancy. Use over the counter Plan B if sex was within 72 hours to decrease the risk of unplanned pregnancy. If pregnancy test is negative in 2 weeks consider a different birth control method ...Read more
I had unprotected sex and bleed after 18days & end on 16th july after taking I pill. Had unprotected sex on 21st july & took I pill. Am I safe?
Are you: Depending on the morning after pill as your method of birth control? It is safe but not very fail safe. It is a good way to have a baby one of these days. It prevents ovulation but if you have already ovulated you Are out of luck. Why not get rebirth control and use condoms to prevent disease transmission? ...Read more
I take the pill, have unprotected sex very often and sometimes miss or take late my bc. I've been getting real bad cramps lately. What could it be?
STD/STI or UTI: In one sense, by taking birth control pill, you're protected from pregnancy. However, need to take as directed (approximately same time daily). One pill at 11:59pm and next at 12:01am doesn't count. However, birth control pills don't prevent or lower risk for sexually transmitted diseases/infections. That's why also need to make male partner wear a condom each & every time. Also think uti. See doc. ...Read more
Bc for 5 months & I missed 3 pills & had unprotected sex, for 2 days I had clear very stretchy discharge & now thick white creamy discharge? Why?
Clear. Stretchy: Mucus occurs around the time of ovulation. After ovulation, cervical mucus becomes thick, white & creamy. Since you missed 3 pills during the first half of your cycle, you might have ovulated. Having unprotected sex at this time can result in pregnancy. If sex was < 3 days ago, taking the 3 missed pill + today's pill might prevent pregnancy. If you miss your next period, do a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Been on my period since December 10th. Stopped on the 26th. Took all my pills for the month. Now I'm on my second day of inactive pills. Had unprotected sex on the 25th and just now (29th @ 1:00am) Am I protected?
Birth control: If you have been taking your birth control pills once per day as directed without skipping any days then you are protected. ...Read more
Had my period a week ago now getting it again this has never happened. Missed some pills, and unprotected sex?
Your poor body. It does not know what to do. You are causing significant hormonal fluctuations with your lackadaisical approach to protecting against unwanted pregnancy.
It is time to take a step back, catch a breath, get back on birth control, protect against pregnancy with condoms until you are firmly back on stable daily birth control. ...Read more
I took the My Way Pill after unprotected sex. And within 7 days I got my period but it only lasted like 3 days. Did the pill cause this?
Yes: The morning after pill can interfere with your cycle and cause a withdrawal bleed. ...Read more
Sir I took morning pill after unprotected sex on 24th june and AGAIN we had sex right after taking the pill. Is it safe? I'm not still bleeding.
I took morning pill after unprotected sex on 24th and AGAIN we had sex right after taking the pill. Is it safe? I'm not still bleeding. Is it normal?
On the pill, had unprotected sex 5days ago pulled out. Last couple days I've had nausea off/on all day no appetite headaches bloated. Preggo or sick?
I am on the micronor (norethindrone) mini pill; missed two pills & had unprotected sex 4 days ago. When should I do a test? (i don't have periods)
2 weeks: Since you do not have menstruated flow. You should do a pregnancy test two weeks from the day you had intercourse. Then repeat one week later just to make sure. ...Read more
If I miss birth control pill, have unprotected sex and he ejaculates in me, then take pill do I have a chance of preg?
I've been taking lo loestrin fe for ten days now never missed one pill. Had unprotected sex but did not ejaculate in me. Should I be worried?
Yes. . .: Despite taking oral birth control pill, you still need to worry about sexually transmitted diseases/infections. Since you took 10 days' worth of pills w/o missing any, it's unlikely that you'll get pregnant. Remember that even if he doesn't ejaculate inside you, there's enough sperm in pre-ejaculate to get you pregnant if you weren't on pill. But pill doesn't prevent stds which is why condom is ne. ...Read more
On placebo week I always get my period on the 3rd day & today I'm on the 4th and bleed a little. I took 3 tetracycline pills &had unprotected sex.
I took 4 piils of norethindrone acetate, next day had sex, got period next day. This month I didn't get period? Why? Due to pills or unprotected sex?
Missed 2 birth control pills, had unprotected sex, started my period right after, immediately took a pill. Period in 2 days, but spotting now; normal?
Can lo loestrin fe birth control pills be used as emergency contraceptives? Took 2 pills after unprotected sex and 2 more the next day, am I ok?
Plan B: Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. If intercourse was within 72 hours you consider taking plan b. Ella (ulipristal acetate) is another brand that can be used up to 5 days after unprotected intercourse. Plan b is a high dose of birth control to disrupt the hormonal patterns to delay or prevent ovulation. Abnormal bleeding after is common. Check preg test in 10 days. ...Read more