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a good friend of mine has been on birth control for over four years during that time she has gotten pregnant twice due to the very low odds of this happening i and everyone she knows is wondering if she has in fact been taking birth control my question is

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Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
PREGNANCY: They say there is no ovulation when you take bcp. Just like your question, how come other mothers get pregnant ? Perhaps OB gyn can help us...
Answered on Oct 23, 2017
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