Guest over a year ago. Couldn't find what you looking for? New Reply Follow New Topic. Since Sunday I've been taking it religiously at 9pm every single night exactly. My doctor told me to wait until the Sunday after my period to take my first dose.
Studies in the The Journal of Sex Research have shown that out of a list of eight reasons for having sex, having a baby is the least frequent motivator for most people. All throughout history, people have wanted to be able to decide when and whether to have a child. Given this, different types of birth control methods have been used in one form or another for thousands of years. As contraceptives evolved, so too have the myths surrounding their use.
I'm on the birthcontrol pill & had unprotected sex , what should I do?:$?
Starting birth control or switching to a new form of contraception may stir up some questions. Unless you and your partner are monogamous, condoms are your best bet for preventing STIs. If you have sex during this time, be sure to use a barrier method, like a condom, for the first week. Women taking the progestin-only pill, which is sometimes called the mini-pill, should use a barrier method for two days after starting the pills. Most gynecologists will wait to insert your IUD until the week of your expected period.
The Ohio State University. Q : I was previously on birth control for almost 2 years and in the middle of April I stopped taking birth control pills. At the begining of June I started back on birth control again. Is it safe to have protected sex now with just the pill and without using another form of birth control, or do I have to wait an entire month after starting on birth control? A : You will be protected from getting pregnant after 7 days of consistent use of birth control pills.