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ovulation while on Generess Fe? need plan b?

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Could I be experiencing ovulation while on Generess Fe? need plan b?
Hi all, I've been taking generess fe for about six months and never miss a pill. Mid-month last month I took plan b because I was paranoid about having taken a small dose of azithromycin even though this antibiotic probably does not affect the birth control. I kept taking my generess fe as scheduled and got my withdrawal bleeding at the normal time but bleeding stopped a day before i was supposed to start the new pack of active pills. I had sex without a condom the next day ( the day i was due to start taking the new pack later in the day). I seemed to be having a small amount of some ovulation-like mucous that day and today also. It is similar to egg-whites. I am worried that since my period ended early I could have been experiencing a quick breakthrough ovulation yesterday when I had sex that could have been brought on by plan b possibly throwing off my cycle or the azithromycin possibly canceling out my pills for a few days last month. I am a very paranoid person about pregnancy and will not be having sex without a condom anymore even though I'm on regular birth control. I do not want to get plan b unless It is necessary because it makes me slightly sick and I know it is not healthy to take it often. Do I need plan B? is it likely that i have began ovulating since my period ended while still on placebos?


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replied June 30th, 2014
Birth Control Answer A48078
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If you had been on birth control pill use and taken antibiotics, these can affect the efficacy of your birth control and if you had been sexually active then chances of pregnancy are possible. If worried, you may consider taking emergency contraceptive if not ready for pregnancy. Wait and watch for your periods/withdrawal bleeding. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation, clarification and assistance.
Take care.


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