On birth control pills, cramping, stopped pills, pregnancy test negative, irregular periods. Pregnant?
hello. I have been taking aranelle birth control pills for a few months and I missed one on September the 19th and continued taking them. 2 days later my boyfriend and I had unprotected sex and for about a week I had lots of cramping so I thought I might be pregnant. I stopped taking my pills and still haven't had a period. my period should be ending. I had some spotting for the 2days after missing a pill and a few days after stopping the pill. if I was still taking pill I should have started my period on September 29th. I have taken 2 pregnancy tests and they were both negative. is it too early for a positive result or am I going to have a period?
Hello Thanks for your query. It is not too early for a pregnancy test as you were due for your period on September 29th. Also, it is common to have spotting and a missed period sometimes while on the pill. Continue taking the pill as usual if you plan to take birth control. Meanwhile do use a backup method for this month. Repeat your pregnancy test after a week to be sure. All the best.
I find this answer helpful
1 Doctor agrees with this answer
You found this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer.
For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
I had a period on the 2nd of January so i also had to take contraceptive pills same day . My period lasted for 4days. Then on the 25th of January, while im still taking my pills , i had my 2nd monthly period that again lasted for 4days. It ended on the 29th. But i just finished the remaining pills. On the 2nd of feb i started taking pills even without period. Had an unprotected sex with my boyfriend. Until now my period has not arrived yet. Could i be pregnant? The pregnancy test says negative but been experiencing the symptoms that i could be thank you
Hi! I m 25 yrs old and I was on Birth control pill (Yasmin) from Feb 2011 to Aug 2011.I used to have periods after I stopped taking it like,one day of just spotting and 10 days after that full periods lasting for 5 days.this continued till Jan 2012.On Feb 13th 2012 I had my periods just 2 weeks after my Jan period.And since then I have no periods till date.So It s going to be 3 months of no-periods now.I ve done pregnancy tests and they all came out negative.Please help.
I had sex about a month ago. I took a pregnancy test a week after having sex, and four days before my missed period, and it came out negative. The same day i took the pregnancy test, i started my period. I had messed up my birthcontrol for the month so i stopped taking it about halfway through the month. My period was very heavy and lasted a few days longer than it usually would when i wasn t taking my pills . It was about 8 days long and it finally ended. Yesterday, about a week after my period ended i started bleeding agian. I can t tell if it is spotting or another period. It is very heavy agian, the blood is bright red, and there are occasional clots. What does this mean, is it possible that i could still be pregnant even though i had a week long period, or is this normal because i messed up my birth control?
hi, i was on pill for the last two months but i didnt take my pills for about a week during a holiday. i think im having period now which im not sure since the last period i had was two weeks ago. the thing is i had unprotected sex with my man since we assumed its only period. is there any possibility that i would get pregnant? im starting to worry if we just made a mistake on this.
Hi, from this years january i was having my periods in an 13 to 16 days gap, where as i used to have it in 28 days gap. Last month i had unprotected sex on the 4th day of my periods. A week later i had sex again but this time i took an emergency contraceptive pill. Bt still i'm not having my periods till now where 16 days is already over. Am i pregnent?
I'm definitely not sexually active, but yesterday I found this purplish brownish discharge in my underwear. I'm supposed to start my period in about a week and am on birth control for my migraines. I put a tampon in and took it out later to see if I could figure out if it was blood or whatever it was. But it didn't smell right or look right. When I put it in the toilet it filled up with water and definitely showed that it was, in fact, a purple. Could you tell me what it possibly is? Maybe a side effect of the sronyx(the birth control I'm using)? I'm going off of that soon because of other side effects, so is that a possibility?
I've been having dark brown discharge about a week before my period. I am on birth control, I take the pills. Sometimes I take it a couple hours later than I should and I sex with my boyfriend. I had sex with my boyfriend when I was supposed to start my period in May but it never came because I spotted in the middle and had switched birth controls. I then had sex with him again but when I was on the pill on the 15th and he did NOT cum inside of me. Could I be pregnant?
I'm on the pill and I got up to the stage where I should take the sugar pills. However after two days my period still hadn't come and I was going to my boyfriend's so instead I started taking the hormone pills again. Long story short we had...
I am having an issue with vaginal dryness . I am on the pill Apri and just switched back to loloestrin fe. I know birth control can cause this but what can I switch to to fix this? I was considering XXXXXXX iud but I have read dryness as a side...