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Does ovulation stop if you are pregnant?

Does ovulation stop if you are pregnant?

Yes: While you are pregnant, the hormonal cycles that cause you to ovulate and also to have menstrual cycles stop in response to the hormones produced by the placenta. After delivery, breast feeding can extend the amount of time before you begin ovulating again, but is not a reliable form of birth control! ...Read more

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Dr. Olav Jaren
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Im taking ovulation tests, we're trying to get pregnant. I bought the 30 day supply. After it shows my fertile day do I stop taking them?

Im taking ovulation tests, we're trying to get pregnant. I bought the 30 day supply. After it shows my fertile day do I stop taking them?

Yes: Once you see an anovulation change on the ovulation predictor kit, ovulation normally occurs within 24 to 36 hours later. Checking for ovulation after that will be wasteful. ...Read more

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Does ovulation stop when someone is pregnant ? What if someone has unprotected sex during pregnancy ?

Does ovulation stop when someone is pregnant ? What if someone has unprotected sex during pregnancy ?

Nothing much: Pregnancy is not possible on top of an existing pregnancy. So nothing will come about from unprotected sex while pregnant provided the partner is free of disease (should use a condom in that case) because pregnancy does not make you exempt from sexually transmitted disease. ...Read more

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Expecting pregnancy. We are doing sex regularly. But intercourse after ovulation can spoil getting pregnancy. Will stop sex after ovulation.

I would...: If you are using an ovulation predictor kit, make sure you have intercourse the day the kit reads positive and the day after. ...Read more

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I had unprotected sex 2 days before ovulation..is there a way I can stop pregnancy without using Plan B its to expensive?

I had unprotected sex 2 days before ovulation..is there a way I can stop pregnancy without using Plan B its to expensive?

Many options: Some BC pills, if you take two doses 12 hrs apart, are 75 percent successful at preventing pregnancy, For more information, you can visit Princeton University’s emergency contraception website. Call your local health dept, planned parenthood, or other clinic, they may be able to get plan B for you. If you have Medicaid, you should be able to get coverage for plan B. Act now though - don't wait! ...Read more

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Can rough sex 3days after ovulation hurt the egg if it has been fertilize can it stop it from implanting . Will it hurt my chances to become pregnant?

Can rough sex 3days after ovulation hurt the egg if it has been fertilize can it stop it from implanting . Will it hurt my chances to become pregnant?

No: The type or quality of vaginal intercourse does not play a significant role with conception. Having rough sex will not jeopardize the egg that had been ovulated. Timing of sex to when you ovulate is the more significant issue when attempting to conceive. ...Read more

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If I had unprotected sex on the pill, 5 days before ovulation but miss my pill for 2 days after sex could I be pregnant & should I stop taking the pil?

If I had unprotected sex on the pill, 5 days before ovulation but miss my pill for 2 days after sex could I be pregnant & should I stop taking the pil?

Even Teens know this: You do not need a physician to tell you that missing your birth control and then having sex is like begging to get pregnant. Take the two pills now and then resume your pills daily. If your next period does not start on time you will want to do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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I stop my birth control pills and started taking prenatals . how long do you think before a pregnancy? I even been doing the ovulation test and have yet to ovulate

I stop my birth control pills and started taking  prenatals . how long do you think before a pregnancy? I even been doing the ovulation test and have yet to ovulate

Depends: WE can not predict how long an individual will take to get pregnant. Birth control pills are out of your system in about 7 days and then you are back to your baseline fertility ---whatever that is for you. 90% of couples are pregnant within 12 months. ...Read more

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Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more