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My names is ***** ***** I recently started Levlen ED and

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Customer: My names is ***** ***** I recently started Levlen ED and that night I had unprotected sex and he pulled out. The leaflet I have said I should have my period 3 days after I started and its been 4 days and I haven't gotten my period yet. Note that the day I started taking it I did get the rod out not sure if that would effect it at all just a bit worried
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Customer: I got the implanon on Thursay the 10th of December 2015 and started taking Levlen ED at 7:30pm and I had unprotected sex that night but he pulled out. The leaflet I got said that I should get my period 3 days later and its been 4 days and there hasnt been any sign of my period I have gotten cramps but thats it
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Norm S. replied 11 months ago.

When did your last normal period start?

Why did you start Levlen ED if you had the Implanon?

How many Levlen pills did you take? Thank you.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
It was about 1 month a bit agoI start levlen ed because I was getting really sick so I thought it could have been the implanon making me sick so did my doctorI had taken 1 pill before I had unprotected sex and he pulled out and since then I've had 3
Expert:  Dr. Norm S. replied 11 months ago.

Sorry for the delay. I'm still not clear.

You don't get a period after you start the pill. You get a period in 3 weeks after you finish the active pills. Is that what you're concerned about?