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Pregnant While Taking Yaz
Can you get pregnant.While taking Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and I only been on it for about two weeks.?
Maybe: You can always have a failure on ocps, despite taking them properly, the rate is low, but the overall rate is higher, mostly in relation to not taking them properly. If you miss a pill, you should take it as soon as you realize it. If you miss two, you need to use alternate birth control. ...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
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?
I am on yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill. How long i have to wait after i stop taking it to try for pregnancy?
Does taking Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) reduced the chances of getting pregnant when u stop using it?After how many years of taking yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) the chance of getting pregnant decrease?
I started taking my new pack of birth control (yaz) a week late and had unprotected sex three days later. Could I be pregnant?
Yes you can.: The birth control effects \may actually take one cycle to work, although it usually protects immediately a female from pregnancy if started late, as you did. If you miss your period, a pregnancy test is in order. However, it appears that the sexual activity took place just vbefore your fertile period! hope that is some consolation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
First time taking yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) can period does not come?And if yes, how many days you have to wait to take pregnant test?
Yes: Sometimes, women will miss periods on birth control pills, but not regularly. Take a pregnancy test when you get to the end of the pack if you missed a few pills, and, even if you didn't. If negative and you're still worried, wait 5-7 days and take another test. If not pregnant by then, it's unlikely. Make sure to continue the pills however, as they won't harm a pregnancy. ...Read more
When taking yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) can it reduce the chance of getting pregnant when you stop it?And the rate of birth problems is high?
Be Careful: The company that produces the birth control pill "yaz" (generic: drospirenone/ethinyl estradiol, by Bayer (aspirin) pharmaceuticals), just finished a large, class-action lawsuit for the drug being shown to cause DVT (deep vein thrombosis) and many women were awarded hundreds-of-thousands of dollars, as a result. There are safer alternatives, please speak to your pcp or ob-gyn for options! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How many hours one can vary from taking Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) (usual time 9pm) and still be protected against pregnant and not using condoms?
I stopped taking Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) after 1 year of taking it. What are common side effects, are they similar to pregnancy symptoms and how long do they usually last?
I'm on Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) bcp I have not missed a pill but I am about 5 hrs late on taking it should I take 2 pills instead if 1 today to be covered from pregnancy ?
Am i protected from pregnancy if i vomit about 2 hours after taking yaz? I vomitted after drinking a bit too much at a party on the 12th of august. It was a small amount of throw up but i did not realize that vomitting could weaken the effectiveness of b
Even : Even if you hadn't vomited oral contraceptives are not 100% effective. In practical usage the rate is 96-98%. Practical usage incorporates factors such as missed or late pills. In your case if you had taken all the other pills you are likely in the 96% proctection range. From the date of your question i suspect you know the answer to by now. Please let us know. ...Read more
When taking Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) on the first day of your period, how many days after are you protected against pregnancy without using condoms?
First pack of pills?: In reality, a woman is not fertile during the few days of her real period. When starting her first pack of birth control, she can use condoms in addition to the pills, for more protection. If she is taking a pill every day at the same hour, and doesn't miss any pills, then she doesn't have to use condoms for preg. Prevention during the second pack of pills. But, condoms do prevent other diseases. ...Read more
If taking Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) for the first time( on the 1st day of period) how many days should I wait for not using protection and still prevent pregnancy?
'm on the birth control yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and if i wanted to take a pregnancy test to see just in case, should I stop taking the pill first?
On Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and delayed my period by 40 days by skipping white tablets, could I fall pregnant if I had unprotected sex before taking the white pills again?
Not likely: Since you were taking the pills the whole time, you should be ok. ...Read more
Been taking OCP Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) placebo since Saturday just gone and still no period and not pregnant, should I start a new pack or keep waiting for period?
Re-start pill now: It is common for low dose contraceptives to NOT produce anything other than slight brown period "bleeding" or no "bleeding" at all to remind you when to start the next pack. As long as you took the pill everyday as directed, the pill "period" is only hormonal withdrawal bleeding, and denotes only the aforementioned need to re-start the next pack. ...Read more
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