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Answered 2011-09-15 11:53:07

You may be pregnant or the doseage of the BCP isn't high enough for you.

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Should you stop taking the birth control pill if you get your period?

You should continue taking the birth control pill daily as scheduled regardless of bleeding.

If you stop taking your birth control pill then start bleeding can you still get pregnant?

The bleeding is the withdrawal bleed and is normal. This occurs when you stop taking birth control for over a few days. You can become pregnant.

Can birth control cause heavy menstrual bleeding Should I continue taking my birth control?

Birth control pills should stop your menstrual bleeding. I would suggest you stop the pills and talk to your doctor

Should you wean off of birth control pills?

There is no need to wean off birth control pills. You can stop "cold turkey" anytime you like. Taking them irregularly has no benefit.

Will birth control pills stop you from bleeding if you started them while you were bleeding?

not instantly...after a few days taking them probably

If your a few hours late taking your birth control and start bleeding what stops the bleeding?

Nothing. It's nature.

Do you still get periods while being on birth control?

Yes, many woman still get monthly bleeding while taking birth control pills.

What if you get your period while on birth control?

If you get your period while on birth control, you should continue using your birth control as scheduled. Bleeding does not change the schedule for taking your pill or changing your patch or ring.

Can you get your period when you are in the middle of taking birth control pills?

yes, but it just might be breakthrough bleeding.

Is bleeding after birth control harmful?

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 are taking the pills correctly and haven't missed any, then this is most likely due to the doseage of the pill not being high enough. See your doctor for a change of pill or increase in doseage. Take care!

Is bleeding while taking birth control a sign of pregnancy?

Bleeding while on birth control can occur for a variety of reasons: * Missed pills * Pregnancy * UTI * Recently took MAP or ECP * Doseage incorrect for you

If you stopped taking Birth Control pills can it cause bleeding after sex which lasts for several days afterward?

Hi, This is most likely the withdrawal bleeding and this is normal. It does occur a few days after stopping birth control.

Is bleeding on Depo-Provera a sign of chlamydia?

Irregular bleeding on Depo Provera is very common. Some women with chlamydia will bleed irregularly. If you are at risk for chlamydia, you should get tested regardless of what birth control method or bleeding pattern you're having.

Is it normal to have bleeding while taking birth control?

yes because it messes your menstrual cycle up

Stopped taking birth control for month and restarted now im bleeding?

Go see a doctor.

Can starting birth control cause two periods in one month?

It's possible that breakthrough bleeding could occur as result of taking birth control pills.

Can you take birth control to jump start your period?

You can take birth control to have a show of vaginal bleeding, but birth control does not "jump start" your period. When you stop taking it, you are likely to return to your previous pattern of menstrual bleeding (or lack thereof) unless something else changes in your body.

Should I take my orange birth control pills if I've already bled this month not on them?

You should take your birth control pills in order and on schedule regardless of bleeding. If you have questions about your bleeding, call the prescriber, but keep taking the pills.

Is it still a period when u bleed after not taking birth control?

The first episode of bleeding after you stop hormonal birth control is a withdrawal bleed; the next will probably be your period, 4-6 weeks after you stop birth control.

You missed a day of birth control and now you are spot bleeding?

So, you missed a day of birth control and now you are spot bleeding. This is normal, but it is important to realize that you are not protected from pregnancy. You should continue taking your birth control pills as normal and use an additional form of contraception for 2 weeks.

What would cause breakthrough bleeding in between periods while taking birth control pills?

fibriod tumors

You stopped taking the birth control pill when will the breakthrough bleeding stop?

It should take approximately one week.

Is spotting on birth control normal?

Seeing spotting while taking birth control is totally normal.It's just your body getting use to the hormones you are now taking.My doctor told me you should see spotting or light bleeding for the first 3 months of taking birth control.

Can your period start and stop on the same day you start taking birth control?

Starting hormonal birth control may cause an immediate effect on your period. Over time, the birth control pill lightens menstrual bleeding.

Do you take birth control while you are on your period?

You take the birth control pill as scheduled regardless of any bleeding. It's possible that you'll be taking an active pill while still bleeding, or may start bleeding before your'e on the placebo week, if your brand of pills has one.