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Doctor insights on: Switching From Microgynon To Levest Problems

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I have endometriosis and take the bc microgynon, it has a high hormone level but when I switch to a low dose bc I break through bleed constantly, ?

I have endometriosis and take the bc microgynon, it has a high hormone level but when I switch to a low dose bc I break through bleed constantly, ?

Common: Changes in the dose of pills can affect the lining of the uterus. When the lining gets too thick or too thin, bleeding often occurs. Sometimes mild and sometimes heavy. All pills are low dose, just different. So that is a very common problem. ...Read more

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I've only just come on my period and it's black, really bad period pains, never had this problem b4, I'm on microgynon 30 and have been for 8 months?

I've only just come on my period and it's black, really bad period pains, never had this problem b4, I'm on microgynon 30 and have been for 8 months?

See GYN: Given that your period is painful, black in color, and not your usual experience, you need to see your generalist or OB/GYN to be further evaluated. ...Read more

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I am a 19 year old female with no sex drive. I had a baby 3 years ago and I have been on the b/c pill microgynon for 3 years what could be the problem?

I am a 19 year old female with no sex drive. I had a baby 3 years ago and I have been on the b/c pill microgynon for 3 years what could be the problem?

Need psych: Lots of causes for poor sexual drive, few organic causes but a lot of the causes are psychological. Major life changing incidents like birth or death could cause this. See a physician to check to see if you need a referral to a psychiatrist or if you fit criteria for "hypo active sexual drive disorder". ...Read more

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Microgynon pill, what should I expect?

Microgynon pill, what should I expect?

Spotting: Sometimes this pill can cause headache, abnormal uterine bleeding and mood changes, but anytime you have symptoms of pregnancy please do pregnancy test ...Read more

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Does microgynon 30 make smears abnormal?

Does microgynon 30 make smears abnormal?

Not bcp: Birth control pills like microgynon 30 do not make abnormal pap smears. Vaginal infections with germs or viruses, particularly human papilloma viruses, can make abnormal pap smears. ...Read more

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How to have a better mood with microgynon 30?

How to have a better mood with microgynon 30?

Switch pills: If there is a suspicion that taking microgynon 30 affects the mood - which it can - then a birth control pill that does not contain levonorgestrel should be tried to see if it has a more favorable effect on the mood. ...Read more

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What is the difference between microgynon 30 ED and microgynon 30?

What is the difference between microgynon 30 ED and microgynon 30?

Long acting: It is a contraceptive that you take without a break", or there will probably be break through bleeding. ...Read more

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What is the difference between Microgynon 50 and 30 And will I be greatly effected if I decide to take Microgynon 30 instead of 50?

What is the difference between Microgynon 50 and 30 And will I be greatly effected if I decide to take Microgynon 30 instead of 50?

Different dosage: Miicrogynon comes in two dosage form.30 mgm dose works for most. But what dose you should take should be decided by your Physician based on your history and lifestyle. So discuss with your Doctor or Gynecologist which dose is best for you. Both are used for contraception ...Read more

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Does pencillin affect microgynon?

Does pencillin affect microgynon?

Probably no: Most antibiotics don't affect most birth control pills for most people, especially for a short course of antibiotics. To be more sure, use a backup method like condoms during antibiotic use. ...Read more

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Can microgynon 20 ED be used as plan b?

Can microgynon 20 ED be used as plan b?

Yes, it's: Called emergency oral contraception. You take 2 and 12 hours later take 2 more but look up emergency oral contraception 2 make sure. ...Read more

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Am I ok to take microgynon and citralopram together?

Am I ok to take microgynon and citralopram together?

Seems to be ok: According to several sources, it seems there are no known interactions between these two meds. I do not know your full medical history and other meds so confirm with your primary physician. ...Read more

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Am I ok to take microgynon 30 if I suffer from migraines?

Am I ok to take microgynon 30 if I suffer from migraines?

It is OK,: However, hormonal changes can affect all women with migraine and most women experience an increased frequency of migraine attacks. It is an individual issue and need to be followed by a migraine diary to identify patterns to your migraines. ...Read more

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Can microgynon give you headaches and make you feel lousy?

Can microgynon give you headaches and make you feel lousy?

Some side effects: Nausea and vomiting.
Abdominal pain.
Headache/migraine.
Breast tenderness and enlargement.
Weight changes.
Retention of water in the body tissues (fluid retention).
Vaginal thrush (candidiasis).
Change in menstrual bleeding, usually lighter periods or sometimes stopping of periods.
Menstrual spotting or breakthrough bleeding. ...Read more

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How long does it take for fertility after coming off microgynon 30 for 6yrs?

How long does it take for fertility after coming off microgynon 30 for 6yrs?

Almost immediately: Your normal fertility can return very quickly after stoping birth control pills. In some cases it may take up to a month for your cycle and your fertility to return. ...Read more

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If I'm going to use microgynon 20 as Plan B which one do I take, active or inactive tablets?

If I'm going to use microgynon 20 as Plan B which one do I take, active or inactive tablets?

ACTIVE!: And you must use them correctly. If it is the same as microgestin then 5 tablets at once and reeat in 12 hours. Be sure to get on effective contraception asap and protect yourself against stds too, it's your life at stake here. ...Read more

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What's better marvelon or mercilon? What's the difference? I am taking microgynon 30 and want to change

What's better marvelon or mercilon? What's the difference? I am taking microgynon 30 and want to change

Marvelon vs mercilon: No difference. They both have 150mcg of desogestrel and 30 mcg of estradiol. Microgynon has levonorgestrel in it instead of desogestrel. Levonorgestrel is considered a safer progesterone with slightly lower risk of blood clots than desogestrel has. ...Read more

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I have recently started taking microgynon 30 but im still bleeding 10 days on its light bleeding but brown is this normal im worried?

I have recently started taking microgynon 30 but im still bleeding 10 days on its light bleeding but brown is this normal im worried?

Probably normal: If you started the pill during a period, it's unusual that you would be bleeding for 10 days. If started in the middle of the month, it's more common to have this much breakthrough bleeding. Some bleeding is common the first 1-2 months on the pill. It generally gets better with time. ...Read more

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Can microgynon cause moodiness?

Can microgynon cause moodiness?

Microgynon: Microgynon, being a hormone of progestin type, can affect mood like most hormones do, especially at high dose & if you have history of mood disorders. ...Read more

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What blood tests can microgynon affect?

What blood tests can microgynon affect?

Could you be more: Specific? The common lab tests are not affected by birth control pills. Total T4 may be increased. If you could name the tests that are of concern to you, it would be easier to answer the question. ...Read more

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Does paracetamol affect Microgynon 30 ED?

Does paracetamol affect Microgynon 30 ED?

No: Paracetamol or acetaminophen can be taken safely with oral contraceptives. ...Read more

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Might I give blood whilst on microgynon 30 (the pill)?

Might I give blood whilst on microgynon 30 (the pill)?

Sure: Donating blood is very noble and much needed. The pill has no impact unless you are anemic. ...Read more

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Can you take microgynon 30 and citalopram at the same time?

Can you take microgynon 30 and citalopram at the same time?

Yes: Microgynon is a birth control pill and the citalopram should not interact with it, or decrease the birth control effects. ...Read more