Birth Control / Contraceptive

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Birth Control / Contraceptive Overview

Birth control, also known as contraception and fertility control, is a method or device used to prevent pregnancy.[1] Birth control has been used since ancient times, but effective and safe methods of birth control only became available in the 20th century.[2] Planning, making available, and using birth control is called family planning.[3][4] Some cultures limit or discourage access to birth control because they consider it to b...

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Taking trust pills on the wrong day

I'm on the 8th pill but I accidentally took the 14th pill... Is it ok to take the 9 pill on the next day and continue taking the pill or should I stop taking this pack of pill. ## Hello, Celle! How are you? Yes, you can just continue taking them, there is nothing specific in the tablets that makes it so they have to be taken on any certain day. They active tablets all contain the same thing and can be taken on any given day. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Nagkamali din ako sa pag inum ng trust pills instead of 8, 14 yung nainum ko then i stopped taking pills muna pang 3 days pills ko na sana mamayang gabi.. Wala rin munang contact sa partner ko.. Ok lang ba stop muna ako o i.continue ko nalang yung pag inum? So bale 3 pills na yung iinumin ko mamaya? Pls help me.. ## i s...

oralcon contraceptive pills - side effects

Hi, I have been using Oralcon for about a week now. My vagina is itching very badly, it is very uncomfortable. I need an alternate with no such side effects please. ## Hello, Eish! How are you? They shouldn't cause vaginal itching. That sounds more like you may have a yeast infection. You need to be seen and have it checked out to get the proper medication to clear it up. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## I have been using oralcon for a week now and have been so emotional crying even for a broken nail could this be the side effect? ## im a 1st time user of althea pills. my whole body is itching. also my vagina. wht does it mean? ## Hi I'm pearl 26 y,o I used Althea phills with in one month .pro itinigil KO rin kaagad kasi during I take phills sumasakit ang tiyan KO a...

What does the red Oralcon pill do?

Hi, I just got my first Oralcon tablet and I'm on my second period so I don't know which tablet to take. I just want to know if you only take the red pill if you're on your period then when white if you're not? ## If you are new to taking them, you should take them in order, as prescribed, whether you are bleeding, or not. Irregular bleeding can be a side effect of the tablets, when you first start them, and should go away with time, once your body gets used to the change in your hormone levels. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, and weight changes. Is there anything else I can help with?

oralcon contraceptive pill side effects

What side effects have others experienced and how long do the side effects last for? ## Hi, Rassie! How are you? The side effects, if they occur, can start within a few days and last 2 to 3 months, since these are hormonal based contraceptives. They may include nausea, dizziness, breakthrough bleeding/spotting, headaches and weight changes. However, you may not experience any of them, some people do and some people don't. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## Hi there. I've been using Oralcon for about two weeks now. And my breast are painful to the touch and heavy. I've also noticed that they're big. I wanna know how long is this going to last? ## Hi, Ive been on oralcon for the past three months and have gained a significant amount of wieght since then. I hove ...

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Can oralcon contraceptive pills stop bleeding?

Hi. I've been using oralcon, the white pills for just 21 days as I was told I used them because I was bleeding for a month and the bleeding did stop but now that I'm done drinking them the bleeding is back. Is it going to be normal? I'm really worried. ## How long did the bleeding continue this time? Have you tried keeping track? Some women do stop having periods while taking contraceptives, according to FDA reports. Other side effects may possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache. How long have you been off them, now? Are you on any other medications? ## The bleeding became normal seven days later and now it's been about a month without using them. I'm off medication and I want my periods to go back to normal. ## I've been using oralcon for a month now but ...

Switch From Exluton To Daphne

i am currently using exluton pills and i want to switch to daphne because i get pimples from and gained weight from exluton. i want to ask if i should just start using daphne even if i have not finished my pack of exluton or should i finish it all first before starting daphne or finish my pack of exluton and wait for my period before starting daphne. please help...... asap ## hi divina, before shifting into another brand of pills, you need to consult your ob first. ## To do a smooth transition and keep yourself protected from pregnancy, finish one pack and then start the new one on the first day of your menstrual cycle. Learn more oral contraceptive details here. But yes, you should definitely double check with your doctor to make sure it is safe for you to switch. Are there any other q...

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Biofit tea while taking contraceptive pills

Hi, I just wanna ask if it is ok for me to take biofit tea while I am taking my contraceptive pills? I wanna lose weight. ## Makakaapekto po b sa effectiveness ng contraceptive ang biofitea? l take my pill after drinking biofitea. ## Nag tatake ako. Ng lady pills, pwede po ba ako mag biofit tea. Salamat. ## Okay po b na uminom ng biofit tea habang ngtitake ng lady pills. ## Ngtatake ako ng lady pills ok lng ba akong uminom ng biofitea ## Ok lang ba uminom ng biofit tea kahit nag take aq ng pills ? ## Ayos po b mg take ng biofit hbng nag take ng pills. ## Nagtetake po ako ng pills pde din po ba ako uminom ng biofit tea?? ## I am drinking biofit tea while also taking contraceptive pills. Is it ok to drink biofit tea while taking marvelon pills? Is it not harmful? ## Pwede po ba uminom ng ...

Contraceptive pills, myra e, and natural fish oil

Good Day, I am just wondering if I can take contraceptive pills, myra e 400IU, and Caruso's natural fish oil 1000 at the same time, and what specific time can I take them each? Thank you so much for your response. ## Yes, you can take the supplements with your contraceptive, and there is no specific time you need to take any of them, but you should be consistent so that you are always taking them 24 hours apart, so pick a time that will be most convenient for you to do so. The side effects of oral contraceptive pills may include nausea, dizziness, headache, acne, blood clots, and irregular bleeding. Is there anything else I can help with?

Contraceptive pills and Myra E 400 IU

Pwede bang uminom ng myra e habang umiinom ng contraceptive pills? ## Pwede po ba ako uminom ng myra 400 while taking meliane pills? ## Can I take meliane on the 3rd day? Is it safe? ## Hi im using diane pills before but after my last menstruation i switch to lady pills...its was seven days of my menstruation when.i started the pills..then i didn't yet finish the white pills but my menstruation i still have 4 white it safe if i cannot finish the last 4 it safe?coz i already have a!thanks and.hoping for.your.kind response ## Good evening its ok I take mera 400 together with diane pills? ## Hi, may tanong lng nagtatake ngaun ng cerazette pills oklng din isabay mag take ng myra e. Thanks. ## Can I take myra E and lady pills at the same ti...


little round blue pill ## i found these little round blue pills with 987 imprinted on one side and what looks like a b on the other side... i have no idea what they are and am wondering if they are something my boyfriend might be hiding from me... ## honey, that would be a birth control pill. find out why he has those!!!! ## Yes, a round, blue tablet with a stylized lowercase b on one side, and the numbers 987 on the other is an oral contraceptive tablet from a package of Sprintec. NDC: 00555-9016 Inactive ingredients may include: Anhydrous Lactose (active tablets) Fd&c Blue No. 2 Aluminum Oxide Lactose Monohydrate Magnesium Stearate Starch, Corn Anhydrous Lactose (inactive tablets) Hypromellose 2208 (15000 Mpa.s) Magnesium Stearate Cellulose, Microcrystalline Typical side effects m...

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