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Started 2nd month of birth control pills when had unprotected sex, had period but it was light. Now feeling tired, nauseated and breast tenderness.

Unprotected. intercourse will ultimately lead to pregnancy. Do a home pregnancy test now. Consult with your gyn re: definitive BC if not pregnant. Classic signs of pregnancy would be missed cycles, early morning nausea/vomiting, breast pain or fullness and weight gain. Time to see your GYN. Read more...

I have 9 pills left in my current birth control pack but I started spotting today. I'm also nauseous, breaking out & tender breasts what could it be?

OCP Side Effects. Your symptoms are probably related to the pills. Is this your first cycle of contraception? It is quite common to experience these side effects in moderation, but if they continue or worsen, you should consult your gynecologist for advice. Read more...

Hi I have been having extremely bad back pains, tender breasts, brown discharge but my period is extremely irregular. I am not on birth control.?

Irregular periods. Your periods are controlled by a fairly complicated system of interactions between your ovaries and your pituitary gland at the base of your brain. It is not at all uncommon for their timing to be helter-skelter for the first and last several years. Your doc can walk you thru a gyne-endocrinological work up to check things out and prescribe BCPs which will put your menses on track. Read more...

What would Plan B and birth control do to you side effect wise? I have tender breasts, discharge, lower back pain and cramps. Period is 3 days away.?

Side effects. bleeding, cramping, nausea, vomiting and breast pain/fullness are common. Headdache and vertigo have been reported. Read more...
Pls give more info. Your symptoms seem to be menstrual in nature. Are they different from your usual ones? Have you had any recent changes in medications, like change in birth control pill strength, and/or recent plan b? If so, when did this change take place? Read more...
Agree w earlier. responses. Potential side effects w emergency contraception include: menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fatigue, headache, breast tenderness & abdominal pain or cramps. Take pregnancy test & notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late. Oral contraceptives has a number of similar possible side effects. Read more...

Can being on birth control and lamictal cause spotting and tender breasts?

Birth control can. Birth control pills can cause spotting and breast tenderness. This is not likely to be related to Lamictal. Most studies show Lamictal does not affect birth control pills unlike most other seizure medications. Read more...