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Tell Me About Stopping Your Period With Continuous Birth Control Pill Use
Not a problem: Normally, the lining of the uterus thickens monthly in preparation for pregnancy. When u don't get pregnant, the hormone level drops & "signals" the uterus 2 slough the lining. With continuous pills, u take an active hormone pill daily. U take the placebo (hormone free)pills once every 3 mos. The drop in hormone level "signals" for a letdown bleed or period. U can think of it as tricking the body! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Contraception is also known as Birth control. 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
I am using a birth control pill (oral l) since first day of my period and its being 16 days now im still bleeding. Should i stop or continue ?
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on nuvaring. It happens in about 11% of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more
Time to see your doc: After stopping the pilss most cycles resume in 2-3 months. It can take longer for some. See your doctor to r/o other causes. ...Read more
Period after BCPs: Usually the period will return within 2-4 weeks. ...Read more
I stopped taking the birth control pill after one month light period the month after stopping and then nothing at all in jun and jul. Neg preg test.
Period restart: When you took the pill you suppressed the lining of the womb and pituitary and now the "natural cycle" has to restart. If no period in 3 months see a GYN MD if not pregnant. ...Read more
After stopping my birth control pill(asmitha) I have got my period for a very short time about 3 days.Is it my period?And my beta hCG test is 0.1.Pg?
Repeat test: Hcg almost undetectable, repeat before celebrating, bird. ...Read more
After stopping birth control pill did not get period back for 3 months; 2 periods normal, now no period again for 3 months. Not pregnant. ?
Check a test: If you think you are pregnant, check a test. If it's negative, I'm concerned you may not be ovulating. See your GYN to find out what's going on. ...Read more
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