It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Women's Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-08-2007, 09:12 AM   #1
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 195
Leelee28 HB UserLeelee28 HB User
Doubling pills = missed period??

2 weeks ago I had spotting, which is not normal to for me. I went to the gyno and she said that there wasn't anything abnormal looking and since I never missed a pill that the spotting was probably just a fluke. (I was just starting my last week of pills)
She told me to get another pack and double up, take one in the morning and one in the evening Until I finished my pack. So I did.
Now I only have until tomorrow, and then I start my new pack on Friday, and I have yet to get my period.
Could doubling up have affected my period?!

While I am sexually active, I even brought pregnancy up at the gyno and she said that since I never miss pills, take them at the same time every day, and use condoms 99.9% of the time (If we don't have a condom he pulls out), there's really no chance of me being pregnant.
Any thought on why I haven't gotten my period?
And will starting the new pack interrupt the possibility of me getting one?

 
Old 08-09-2007, 05:33 PM   #2
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 195
Leelee28 HB UserLeelee28 HB User
Update

Ok, so I got my period yesterday, but it's been really light. I'm supposed to start my pills tomorrow.

Does anyone think that this unusual period is due to the excess hormones?!

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Doubling Up Pills? KStarfish82 Birth Control 1 06-20-2009 10:54 PM
missed pills! what do i do? punkrocker89 Birth Control 1 11-24-2007 07:48 PM
missed pills and light periods SarahTC17 Birth Control 2 07-13-2007 12:08 PM
Birth Control Pills and Emergency Contraception (PLAN B) ClevelandGal72 Birth Control 3 10-15-2006 08:15 PM
missed birth control pills...possibly pregnant! JenRas05 Women's Health 8 08-11-2006 12:23 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Alesse
Diflucan
Flagyl
Ibuprofen
Motrin
  Naproxen
Provera
Tylenol
Vicodin Yasmin




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



STLouisgal (54), Kszan (41), Titchou (39), twohands (23), Seraph (17), solofelix (16), janewhite1 (14), sjb (12), ladybud (12), Vanilla Kiss (10)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1004), Apollo123 (904), Titchou (847), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (754), sammy64 (668), midwest1 (668), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:45 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!