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Dr. Thomas Fiala
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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Need stop taking Yasmin(21 pills). How long after last unprotected sex can I stop it without risk of pregnancy? Finalizing 2nd week of a emended pack.

Need stop taking Yasmin(21 pills). How long after last unprotected sex can I stop it without risk of pregnancy? Finalizing 2nd week of a emended pack.

Safety: Avoiding pregnancy in unprotected sex depends on the number of sperm and their health Viability varies. To be as sure as possible pregnancy will not occur, complete a whole cycle of your birth control pills and then stop. ...Read more

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Why do u have pregnancy like symptoms when coming off the yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill?

Why do u have pregnancy like symptoms when coming off the yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill?

Unusual: It would be unusual to experience nausea when stopping birth control pills including yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol). You may experience spotting or irregular cycles until your normal cycles resume. If you have stopped the pill and feel you might be pregnant, be sure to get a pregnancy test! ...Read more

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My boyfriend is freaking out because the fear of pregnancy how do I calm him down? I am on yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) i take it religiously everyday.

My boyfriend is freaking out because the fear of pregnancy how do I calm him down? I am on yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) i take it religiously everyday.

Let him use condom: He sounds worried because he has to trust too many different things: the pill, your compliance, etc he can use condoms which is a method under his control. ...Read more

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On Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and took modafinil. I read it lessens effectiveness of preventing pregnancy and must use protection 2 months. What are the percentages?

On Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) and took modafinil. I read it lessens effectiveness of preventing pregnancy and must use protection 2 months. What are the percentages?

Not known: modafinil increases the activity of certain enzymes in the liver that process progesterone, a hormone used in many birth control pills. This can cause progesterone levels to be lower than expected, leading to decreased effectiveness at preventing pregnancy. This has not actually been studied (ie women on BCP, women on BCP and modafinil. How many get pregnant?). No % available. Sorry. ...Read more

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Oral Contraceptive (Definition)

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