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A 21-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to have 40 day cycles after coming off birth control to concieve?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 53 years experience
Probably normal: until reproductive hormone level becomes stable
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Last updated May 24, 2016

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