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Yaz No Period
Bad odor, no discharge. On orthocyclen (ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate) first month, on inactive pills. No period. No period month before bc. Possibly pregnant?
Possible: Its not unusual to not have a period on the pill, check a upt. The odor could likely be improved by a short course of antibiotic. You could use a vinegar douch but do so carefully in that too much pressure could cause push bacteria to go into uterus creating an infection? The upt is the way to go, no one will tell you you can't be pregnant unless you have no uterus. Good luck. ...Read more
Can do a preg. test: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred). If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and thus lead to a repeat test. A woman can do a urine preg. test from time to time, if she is worried about pregnancy. Urine tests are sold everywhere. ...Read more
First month taking yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol). 3 pills left on first pack. No period yet. Sexually active, always uses condoms. Why no period yet?
Sometimes: Pills like this can make u not have periods due to the fact u do not build up enough tissue to have a period, since this is your 1st pack you should do a preg test to prove to yourself u are not pregnant, it is totally normal not to get periods when you are on low dose pills, once u stop the pills the [periods will return. ...Read more
Stopped birth control pill in Nov, Dec had timely period but lighter. Jan, only spotting, no period. HPT on Day 3 of cycle negative. Causes?
Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx ...Read more
Period 6 dys late. Egg yolk type discharge..headaches..backaches. no implantation bleeding. Neg preg test. Stopped Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) last mth mid pck on 18th. Help?
Stopping pills...: Stopping you pills mid-pack can change your cycle and hormones. It make take 4-6 weeks for your body to start giving you regular periods again. You may not know when you ovulate and are at risk to get pregnant. Best to use a back-up method to prevent pregnancy if you are not ready. Best wishes! ...Read more
On BC pills 1st month and Nexplanon to control breakT bleeding,on placebo pills no period yet NOT preg is it possible no period because of nexplanon m
On Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill skipped period but got period 2weeks later on white pills. Why?
Missed pills?: Bleeding usually occurs when the hormonal levels drop. Theoretically, if you take the pills at the same time everyday and never miss a pill, your hormone levels should stay the same and so you should not bleed. But in reality, there is a standard distribution of people in the population for whom 'normal' does not apply and there is variability. ...Read more
Taking Trinessa Lo had BTB 10 days prior to normal period lasted about 11 days then had no normal period during placebo pills. Pregnancy?
Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 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
Switched from mononessa to vestura (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol). no period 1st month, on 3rd pill of 2nd pack. never missed period, HPT was neg. on last day of placebos. Normal?
Miss period after stopping my bcp, negative blood test. Spotting cramping all other period symptoms just no flow?
Off Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) BC 4 weeks. Had protected sex week after "pill period". Missed period (due today). Tender breasts & lower back. Pregnant/withdrawal from pill?
On loestrin but took planb in 72 hrs after unprotected sex.Chance pregnant?Will my period come during reminder pills if no spotting. If no per take bc
I'm 3 days late for my period. Negative home pregnancy test. Bad cramping, nausea and tiredness. I'm on Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control pill my last period 1 nov?
No worry: Don't count days. if u miss a cycle or two then get checked. ...Read more
On Levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) pill. Active pill before inactive pills missing. If have period without taking last active pill be ok if no sex for 7days after period?
Not a problem.: This is end of cycle with no pssibility of conception at this point. ...Read more
No period 1+year. Light bleeding after delivery of twins, no period 3 months after then started Depo-Provera provera, (medroxyprogesterone) still no period. Any risks?
On Lo loestrin,1st pack used,missed period. Started 2nd pack yest. No PMS symptoms. Tested 2days ago & neg. Possibly prego? Sex active. No protection.
Unlikely but: Possible as you have missed a period. Wait one more week then do another test. If negative then just proceed as is. ...Read more
Bled immediately after sex while on yasmin, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) stopped the pack. Bled again 5 days later, no sex, for 3 days. No period, due last week. Polyps? Pregnant?
Withdraw bleed: The first bleed was probably not an issue. Stopping the pack early will cause you withdraw bleed. This will also cause your period to not come on time. It may take a couple of cycles to get back to regular. You could restart your pill pack after you start your next cycle. Remember to use back up protection to prevent pregnancy. Your doc can examine you for a polyp. ...Read more
Test again: But doubt pregnant . Don't worry about no period . It happens at times on this pill. ...Read more