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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #220 on: June 06, 2011, 02:31:30 pm »
thanks for the reply mga sis :D



ask ko lang if safe naba kami ni hubby nag do kami after my 2nd tablet/day (2nd pack ko na rin) as the other said we need back up protection pag 1st time user ka/1st pack. am i right? napapraning ako minsan nakakalito hehe pls help sissies!  ???
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Re: Althea pills
« Reply #221 on: June 06, 2011, 06:36:18 pm »
i take althea for the first time yesterday, and its my 1st period. But after i woke up this morning i noticed that my period was gone. i mean there's no more period. is it normal? i'm a bit worried about this coz its my 1st time. Thank You..

yah that's normal sis..
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #222 on: June 06, 2011, 08:28:06 pm »
same day dapat. ako nagkamali ng inom ok lang kaya yon? nalimutan ko kase, dapat pang 8th day iinom na diba. tuesday ang first pack ko nagstart. un second pack ko, nastart ko na ng wed.. ok lang kaya yun? tapos ang ginawa ko pa nga, 2 tabs ang ininom ko nung wed.. pano kaya yun? maglelessen ba ang effectivity non.. we had contact after 14days.. ok lang kaya yun?

sis, tue din dapat on your 2nd pack.
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #223 on: June 20, 2011, 01:56:16 pm »
Hi mga sis! Tanong ko lang kung over the counter pa rin ang althea? Actually 1 year and 4 months nakong gumagamit nito. But just last week, nung bibili nako ng bagong pack sa mercury drugstore (mrt ayala branch) eh hinihingan nako ng prescription! Naglabas daw kasi ng memo na kailangan prescribed na ang contraceptive pills sa kanila. Gulat na gulat ako and so worried kasi pano nako makakabili ng pills kung everytime na bibili ako eh kailangan na muna magpaprescribe?? Ganito na ba sa lahat ng drugstores? O natyempuhan ko lang na ganun dun??
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #224 on: June 20, 2011, 02:10:20 pm »
I have just started using this pills (first time). My OB prescribed me to take 2 pills a day, i started last June 4 until June 14... until now i don't have my period, dapat by june 18 meron na eh.. does it affect my cycle? prescribed ni OB to to suppress the cyst since I have sa left ovary ko, then work up na after pero wala pa rin akong period til now.. Talagang iba iba ba laman ng pills, i started with Sat pill kasi Sat ang June 4... hmmm

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #225 on: June 20, 2011, 04:00:00 pm »
^^kakabili ko lang sis kahapon sa watson's sm makati OTC pa din naman siya.
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #226 on: June 20, 2011, 04:15:58 pm »
Hi mga sis! Tanong ko lang kung over the counter pa rin ang althea? Actually 1 year and 4 months nakong gumagamit nito. But just last week, nung bibili nako ng bagong pack sa mercury drugstore (mrt ayala branch) eh hinihingan nako ng prescription! Naglabas daw kasi ng memo na kailangan prescribed na ang contraceptive pills sa kanila. Gulat na gulat ako and so worried kasi pano nako makakabili ng pills kung everytime na bibili ako eh kailangan na muna magpaprescribe?? Ganito na ba sa lahat ng drugstores? O natyempuhan ko lang na ganun dun??


@sis rasee16: sis I encountered the same scenario last week when I bought one pack ng althea from mercury drug (peoplesupport branch)..the same tayo ng dilemma since i've lost na the prescription ng OB ko..
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #227 on: June 20, 2011, 08:53:04 pm »
^hi sis. i just bought last thu in mercury (glorietta). ok pa naman kasi wala akong prescription nun. =)

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #228 on: June 21, 2011, 07:58:04 pm »
goodeve.. hi po, i just wanna ask about the pill.. i just had my ob check kanina my dr. recommended to use althea pill kc evrytime magkakaperiod ako e ang dami ko pimples pero [textspeak!] aftter ng period nwawala [textspeak!]. [textspeak!] kc ko idea about sa pagtake ng pill naguguluhan pa ko.. pa-HELP naman po. pagmagstart ako ng 1st day ng mens. ko after 21 days of taking it db rest po ng 7days? den ika-8th day start na ulet ng 2nd pack? do i need to consider kung magkakaroon muna ko ng period ulet before taking the 2nd pack? or bsta after ng 7dys rest pwde na ulet magtake? thanks a lot :)
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #229 on: June 22, 2011, 04:37:30 am »
^in my case i need to wait for my period kahit pa it's on the 4th day of the 7th day rest period. before ka mag start on your new pack wait mo pa yung 1st day ng menstruation mo.
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #230 on: June 22, 2011, 10:08:02 am »
[textspeak!] if hndi po ako nagkaroon? magstart parin ako ng new pack? with or wthout mens continue parin? tenkz

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #231 on: June 22, 2011, 12:10:04 pm »
feeling ko tumataba ako sa althea.. im planning na mag switch ng pills.. pano ba ang start? nasa 7th day free pill ako ngayon.. so kailan ako mag start?

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #232 on: June 22, 2011, 11:58:12 pm »
[textspeak!] if hndi po ako nagkaroon? magstart parin ako ng new pack? with or wthout mens continue parin? tenkz

i'm not sure sis e, in my case kasi lagi ako nagkakaron. never ko pa na experience yung hindi. better check your ob para sure
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #233 on: June 23, 2011, 02:26:47 pm »
Im a user of Althea and I want to switch to Trust.

How should I take the first pill?
Will the effectiveness of the pill be lessened during the first week?

Thank you.

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Re: Althea pills
« Reply #234 on: June 23, 2011, 02:29:00 pm »
Im a user of Althea and I want to switch to Trust.

How should I take the first pill?
Will the effectiveness of the pill be lessened during the first week?

Thank you.

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #235 on: June 23, 2011, 07:42:46 pm »
^in my case i need to wait for my period kahit pa it's on the 4th day of the 7th day rest period. before ka mag start on your new pack wait mo pa yung 1st day ng menstruation mo.

sis as far as i know, yung rule na you have to take the pill on your first day of menstruation is only for the first pack. after that, kailangan after 7 days na lagi. so you will always start your pill on the same day.

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #236 on: June 26, 2011, 09:48:07 am »
parang gusto ko nang magpalit ng OCP kase i've been taking althea for almost 4 years na. clear ang skin ko, lumaki rin ang boobs and syempre di ako nabubuntis. kayalang kahit anong pagpipigil ko sa pagkain, nalaki ng tinaba ko tapos ang puson ko, OA na sa laki. antagal ko nang pinagiisipan kung lilipat ako ng ibang brand. hay.

ganto lang yun mga sisses ha. para sa mga first time iinom ng althea at sa mga first time iinom ng pills ever sa buhay nila: make sure you take your first pill on the very first day of your period. magcondom on the first 7 days of taking the pill. if you forgot to take one pill, make sure inumin agad yung pill na nakalimutan. sabe dapat within 12 hours dapat mainom mo na yung nakalimutan mong pills pero kesehodang lagpas 12 hours na, inumin pa rin. in my case, usually dumadating ang mens ko on the 5th day of free pill. so kung tapos na ang 7 day free pill mo at hindi ka pa rin nagkakaron, go to an OB. also, bawal pagsabayin ang pills at yosi.

sa mga pang 2nd pack na ng althea or yungn mga dati nang umiinom ng pills: i wouldn't really know becasue hindi naman ako OB pero hindi na kami ng nagcocondom ni bf kahit nasa first 7 days ako. minsan nakakalimot ako magtake ng 2 pills pero lahat iniinom ko para safe once maalala ko. yung sa packm diba may naka-indicate dun na days kada pill, may one time na hindi ko nasunod yun pero hindi naman ako nabuntis.

negative effects sakin: migraine. panlalabo ng mata. WEIGHT GAIN! anlaki ng puson ko. decrease sexual urge.
positive effects: clear na ang acne ko, lumaki boobs, hindi ako napapraning na baka buntis ako.
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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #237 on: June 26, 2011, 02:42:32 pm »
ako naman share ko yung experience ko with althea. i've been on this peel for mga 3 years na. no weight gain or any negative side effects whatsoever. i shifted from diane to althea kasi sumasakit boobs ko sa diane and nagspotting ako. e since eto yung may same content ng diane, i switched to this brand. hiyangan lang talaga siguro sa pills. =)

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #238 on: June 30, 2011, 03:57:23 pm »
hi mga sis..ask ko lang sana eto...

1. after daw ng pag take ko, antayin ko ang mens at pag 1st day of mens uminom po kaagad ako ng pills. tama po ba?
2. tsaka napapansin ko sis parang meron akong discharge na brownish.sabi ni OB first day na daw yun ng mens.
3. bale 2 box ko na.May 14 ang first day ko ng pills, June 3 ang last...nung 5 may brownish discharge ako, bale 1st day na daw yun ng mens?pero lumakas ang mens ko as in yung normal eh June 11 na.
4. nagsimula ako ng 2nd box, June 10-late na ako nakapunta ki OB kasi..kya lang nung June 25 nagkaroon ulit ako ng discharge until ngayon although nawawala din cya ng pakonti konti..normal mens po ba yun or discharge lang? kasi pag inaamoy ko, wala naman cya ng amoy na blood..

ngayon ang last day ko for 2nd box....

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Re: Althea Pill Thread 3
« Reply #239 on: July 06, 2011, 07:21:01 pm »
Ako naman nabawasan lubrication sa althea kaya nagpalit. Tapos lagi akong gutom. Haha

 

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