What are the chances of getting pregnant on Microlite?
Microlite is 99% effective when taken correctly. Some of the more common side effects associated with Microlite may include: nausea, headaches, breast tenderness and mood swings, if you have any concerns or persistent side effects please consult a doctor.
Is it normal to have breakthrough bleeding while on the pill?
Spotting or bleeding between periods (breakthrough bleeding) can occur with any birth control pill, especially during the first few months of use. However, breakthrough bleeding is more likely with continuous and extended-cycle regimens than with the traditional 28-day schedule.
What should I do if I have breakthrough bleeding on the pill?
The best way to stop breakthrough bleeding on the pill is to take your pill at the same time every day. For most people, breakthrough bleeding stops after three months of taking the pill as directed. If you continue to experience unscheduled bleeding, speak to your doctor about other ways to stop spotting on the pill.
How do you stop breakthrough bleeding on the pill?
The best way to resolve breakthrough bleeding is to go off of the pill for a week. This will reset your uterus. Then, resume taking birth control, and the bleeding should go away.
Can you get pregnant on the Microlite pill?
Microlite is a monophasic pill. This means that every pill has the same amount of hormones. When taken correctly, the pill is over 99% effective. But if you miss a day or think you’ve made a mistake, we advise you to use other forms of contraceptive (e.g condoms), for additional security.
How do I know if I’m pregnant on the pill?
Women who get pregnant while using birth control may notice the following signs and symptoms: a missed period. implantation spotting or bleeding. tenderness or other changes in the breasts.
When should I be worried about breakthrough bleeding on the pill?
Breakthrough bleeding on the pill is common, but it can sometimes be a sign of an underlying condition. see your doctor if: your bleeding lasts more than seven days in a row. your bleeding increases or is severe.
How do I get rid of breakthrough bleeding?
What kind of pill is the microlite pill?
Microlite is a contraceptive pill and is used to prevent pregnancy. Each tablet contains a small amount of two different female hormones, namely levonorgestrel and ethinylestradiol. Contraceptive pills that contain two hormones are called ‘combination’ pills.
When does breakthrough bleeding stop on birth control?
Breakthrough bleeding usually stops within 3 to 6 months of starting a birth control pill regimen, but it can take a little longer with continuous birth control pills or if you often miss doses. Consistency and a little patience are key.
When is breakthrough bleeding a sign of miscarriage?
In some serious cases, breakthrough bleeding can be a sign of ectopic pregnancy or miscarriage. Ectopic pregnancy occurs when an embryo implants in the fallopian tube rather than the uterus. A miscarriage is when a fetus dies before the 20th week of pregnancy.
Can a missed pill cause breakthrough bleeding on the pill?
A missed dose is a common cause of breakthrough bleeding on the pill. Remembering to take your pill every day may reduce or prevent episodes of breakthrough bleeding. If you’re using the minipill, it’s important to take it at the same time every day.