Birth control pills are a popular and effective method of contraception. However, some factors, such as missing pill days, vomiting, and taking certain medications, can reduce the effectiveness of the pill and may result in unintended pregnancies. In this article, we look at how effective the birth control pill is, and five reasons why the pill might fail. We also give tips on how to prevent pill failure and describe some early signs of pregnancy. The combined pill contains hormones that prevent ovulation , which is when the ovaries release an egg for fertilization.
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Me and my girlfriend we are both 17 had unprotected sex for the first time 1 week ago maybe 8 days ago and 2 days ago we had a protected sex and condom didn't brake I checked. If you're on YAZ birth control pill you get bleeding every month and period at same time. We also lost virginity together so no worry about stds. Thank you for taking time for reading this.
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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?
You are likely to get pregnant if you have unprotected sex during the first seven days of your new Yaz birth control pill packet. After that, Yaz is considered effective as a contraceptive. You can also get pregnant if you have unprotected sex soon after stopping Yaz.