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Answered 2005-09-18 09:20:57

Yes, there are women who have gotten pregnant within the first week of discontinuing that pill. That goes for any birth control.

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What is Ortho Tri-Cyclen?

It is an oral contraceptive

What Is the difference between Tri-Cyclen Lo and Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo?

Tri-cyclen Lo and Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo are the same pill.

What is the difference between Trinessa and Ortho Tri-Cyclen?

Trinessa is a generic version of Ortho Tri-Cyclen. They have the same ingredients.

What is the classification for Ortho Tri-Cyclen?

Ortho Tri-Cyclen is a 35 mcg tricyclic pill that's available in generic form.

What is the difference between Ortho Cyclen and Ortho Tri-Cyclen?

Ortho Cyclen and Ortho Tri-Cyclen have the same amount and type of estrogen, and the same type of progestin. Ortho Cyclen's active pills have the same amount of the progestin in every pill. In Tri-Cyclen, the progestin level varies from week to week. Both have a seven-day placebo period.

What is the difference between Ortho Cyclen and Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo?

Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo has less estogen than Ortho Cyclen, and it has a progestin dose that changes each week, while Ortho Cyclen's stays the same each week.

Where can you find more information about ortho-cylen if all the websites you see are for low or tricyclen?

Hi, Below is information for you relating to ortho cyclen. Ortho Cyclen ethinyl estradiol and norgestimate (ETH in ill ess tra DYE ole and nor jess TI mate) Ortho Cyclen, Ortho Tri-Cyclen, Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo What is the most important information I should know about Ortho Cyclen?

If you stop taking Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo in the middle of the month and wait for your period and then start taking regular Ortho Tri-Cyclen can you get pregnant in that first week of the new pill?

Yes it is possible to become pregnant. You need to use a backup method of protection such as a condom.

Does ortho cyclen make your breasts grow?


Which color pill of Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo do you take first?

The white pills come first when taking Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo.

Is Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo a monophasic birth control pill?

Ortho Tri-cyclen Lo is a triphasic birth control pill.

When can you start taking Ortho Cyclen?

You may start taking it whenever you have started on you menstrual cycle, when you are sexually active, or for example of you are thinking of taking the pill accutane you must be on orth cyclen for a month before you take accutane because ortho cyclen will cause birth deffects.

Does Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo have estrogen and progesterone?

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo is a low dose combination hormone. It contains estrogen (ethinyl estradiol and progestin (norgestimate).

Is it possible to miss your period after missing only one pill?

Ortho-tri-cyclen has the effect of missed periods within the first 3 months. If 2 or more pills in a row in the first 3 weeks it possible to skip a cycle.

You have been on ortho tri cyclen for 6 years on and off you recently stopped taking them and have missed 4 days of pills you had unprotected sex on the 5th day can you be pregnant?

yes, it is possible

Is Ortho Tri-Cyclen on recall?

In February 2012, when you wrote the question, a generic manufacturer or Ortho Tri-Cyclen recalled seven lots. See related link for information on lot numbers recalled.

What is the difference between Ortho Tri Cyclen and Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo?

Tricyclen Lo has about 30% less estrogen than Tricyclen. It is also significantly more expensive.

Is there hCG in Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo?

No, there is no hCG in any birth control pill.

When can I start taking Ortho-Cyclen?

You can start either on the first day of your period, or on a Sunday (after you have made sure there is no way you are pregnant). Use a back-up form of birth control for the first month and make sure you take the pill at the same time everyday.

What color is the sugar pill on ortho tricyclen?

The sugar or placebo pills are green in Ortho Tri Cyclen.

When you take Ortho Tri-Cyclen do you take all the white then light blue then regular blue pills?

That's right, the order of pills in Ortho Tri-Cyclen is white, then light blue, then regular blue, then the green ones in the middle (if you have a 28-pill pack)

Im on ortho tri-cyclen birth control pill and with the green pills makes you have your period if you skipped taking the green pills would you need to have your period still for that week?

i take orto tri cyclen and I've skipped a day or two with the green pill but i still get my period

How do you skip your period on ortho tri-cyclen?

After taking your three weeks of active pills, just skip the sugar pills in the last row and go directly into a new pack. You take 6 rows of active pills (all the active pills from 2 packs) and skip the period you would have gotten on the sugar pills

Could you please give me a name of a birth control pill?

Usually you start with Alesse But there is multiple brands : Diane, Marvelon, Tri-cyclen, Yaz, Jasmin.....

How much days after do you stop the pill to get pregnant?

it all depends on your body. Most likely though immediately if its just the 28 day ortho tri cyclen