Could vaginal bleeding and abdominal swelling and pain have anything to do with your birth control pills?
Possibly, so be sure to check in with your doctor. If you have missed doses and made them up, and/or this is a new prescription, it would be worthwhile to have them look at you.
I have only known one person who overdosed on birth control pills. When my friend OD on BCP she kept throwing up and had severe abdominal pains and was bleeding heavily for several days. She was bleeding heavily and experiencing pains and sickness because she took way too many BCP and due to all the hormones her body brought on a "forced" period which was very painful for her.
Hello. No bleeding after using birth control isn't harmful hun. If you have stopped birth control and are bleeding, this is perfectly normal and is happening because your experiencing break through bleeding from the withdrawal of the pill. If you are bleeding while on birth control and have missed some pills - then this is why your bleeding. Dont miss any pills and you wont bleed. If you are bleeding while on birth control and…
When you're taking the birth control pill, you don't have a menstrual period. Instead, you have withdrawal bleeding. Menstrual periods are vaginal bleeding the follows ovulation by 14 days. Withdrawal bleeding is vaginal bleeding brought on by sudden cessation of hormone ingestion. Whether you have unscheduled bleeding from missing a pill or scheduled bleeding during your placebo week, neither is called a menstrual period.
If you are past puberty and sexually active without birth control, chances are you can get pregnant. Symptoms will be nausea and breast tenderness and missed periods. You can use and over the counter pregnancy teast if you are having these symptoms or go see your doctor, particularlly if you develop abdominal pain or severe bleeding and cramping.
First, you should determine what effect method of birth control you want to start if you want to avoid pregnancy. Starting hormonal birth control may control bleeding. If you want to get pregnant, your best bet is to keep in mind that irregular bleeding will go away without treatment. Talk with your health care provider about options if the bleeding is troublesome.