Does it take 7 days for birth control to work?

Answer There are two methods of beginning a birth control pill regimen. One way is to start the pack on the first day of your menstrual cycle. In this case, you are protected from pregnancy immediately. T... Read More »

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How long does it take for the birth control patch to work?

The birth control patch, or Ortho Evra, takes effect after a week of use, so those who use the patch should use another form of contraception during the first week to prevent an unwanted pregnancy.... Read More »

What are be the symptoms of pregnancy while on birth control if your girlfriend recently started birth control and she is experiencing sore breasts and frequent cramps day after day for 4 days?

AnswerBirth control GIVES you pregnancy symptoms. If she thinks she is pregnant she shouldn't be taking birth control any more and should see her doctor to find out.because birth control doesn't he... Read More »

How long does it take for Camila birth control to take effect?

Roughly 24 hours after the Camila is taken, serum levels are at their lowest. However, it is advised that you use another method of birth control for the first two days of taking Camila.Source:Drug... Read More »

When does birth control not work?

Modern birth control, though fairly reliable, does fail on occasion. According to, much of this failure can be attributed to improper use. The best way to avoid a failure is through ... Read More »