Skip to content
Birth Control Pill
An_250873 posted:
One of my friends is on the Tricyclen-Lo Birth Control Pills. She accidentally had an active pill when she was supposed to have sugar pills for 7 days.So basically she ate regular active pills for 21 days, and on the 22 day instead of eating a sugar pill, she started her next pack. Should she continue to have the active pills? or just wait and start the active pills 7 days later and disregard the pack which was started?
fcl responded:
She might as well continue with the new pack that she's started and just skip this month's period - much simpler.

Helpful Tips

I am having heavy bleeding and sever pain with it every month that it affects my daily living when I have it I even had to drop out of ... More
Was this Helpful?
16 of 27 found this helpful

Expert Blog

Below the Belt: Women's Health - Jane Harrison-Hohner, RN, RNP

From HPV to irregular periods to PMS to fibroids, Jane Harrison-Hohner, RN, is here to share her knowledge and insight...Read More

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.