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A 20-year-old female asked:

If you take birth control for 5 years and stop taking it how long will it take to get out of your system ?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
General Surgery 56 years experience
One cycle: A bit longer is reasonable.

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How long after stopping birth control does it take to get totally out of your system?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
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7 days : If you are referring to pills then it's about 7 days.
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A 28-year-old female asked:

How long does birth control stay in your system if you stop taking them after 4 years?

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Dr. Christine Hom
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Birth control: Even if you have been on birth control pills for four years, they will certainly be gone from your system after a month.

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Last updated Oct 16, 2013

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