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Symptoms Of Pregnancy While On Birth Control Shot
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 I take over-the-counter estrogen pills for breakthrough bleeding while on Nexplanon will the effectiveness of the birth control be affected?
No OTC estrogen: There are no OTC estrogens. There are OTC meds that claim to estrogenic activity, but estrogen requires a prescription. Plan B, which OTC, is a progestin. If you took prescription estrogen while on Nexplanon, it would not effect the birth control, and may stabilize the endometrium, decreasing the bleeding. Talk to your GYN. ...Read more
Whay are the chances of getting pregnant while on birth control and missing a pill while taking antibiotics?
1 pill not likely: Missing 1 pill is not likely to increase risk of pregnancy by much, there's more risk if the missed pill extends the hormone free days>7 d. Antibiotics also aren't likely to cause the pill to fail. However, some women may be at higher risk for failure from either missed pills or antibiotics than others. Try not to miss pills, and to be safer, use a back-up such as condoms during antibiotics. ...Read more
What are the chances of pregnancy occurring after successful vasectomy and while on birth control pills?
I started the Depo-Provera shot as birth control and haven't gotten my period in 2 months is this normal?? First time on birth control. no signs of pregnancy
While taking seasonique birth control, using condoms and withdrawal, what are the chances of conception?
0 % up to 100%: If the oral contraceptive pills are taken every day about the same time each day, then the risk of pregnancy is less than 1%, however, if the pills are taken sporadically, pregnancy is possible to 100%. Anecdotally, the pill is 100% effective if held between your knees at all times.(abstinence). ...Read more
Can switching to birth control pill while still on Depo-Provera cause high risk pregnancy in the future?
No: Switching from depo to ocps has no bearing on pregnancy status in the future. If you have medical conditions that make you a high risk pt in pregnancy, these won't change unless you have complications attributed to your pills (stroke, clots, embolization events, etc). You will be advanced maternal age (ama = >35 yo) but i don't consider this high risk by itself. Take good care of yourself. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Low: most methods quote a success rate 0f 98-99% if used correctly. Some methods like the diaphragm and condoms are less effective largely due to user mistakes ...Read more
1/333 women annually: For women taking birth control pills (ocp's) properly and consistently, the chance of pregnancy is reported to be 0.3% per year, or 1 pregnancy in 333 women each year. The actual pregnancy rate in the "real world" is reported to be at least 3% on ocp's, or 1 pregnancy in 33 women each year. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the chances of getting pregnant on a continuous birth control pill vs. Regular birth control where you have a period at end of month?
What are my chances of getting pregnant with birth control pills, spermicide and withdrawal combined?
Contraceptiion is a means of preventing conception (or fertilization). There are hormonal and non hormonal methods of preventing sperm and egg from meeting. Talk to your doctor or clinic about what options are best for you. There are short acting methods (condoms, pills, patch, ring) and long ...Read more
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