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Getting Pregnant After Going Off The Pill
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
When getting off the pill after a couple years is it still possible to get pregnant the first month after been off the pill? Or the chances are less?
The chances are: Are likey a little higher. Since the ovaries have been resting, once the signals from the brain (that have been not active due to being tricked by the pill) hit the ovary, ovulation is improved. There is not a wash out period with the pill nor are you storing hormones from the pill. Good luck, remember to take your folic acid. Good luck. ...Read more
If I start taking the pill now (my next period starts around the 10th - 15th) will I immediately be protected from getting pregnant?
No: You won't be reliably protected until you are on the second package ...Read more
Is taking 2 sugarpills and then going back on the active pills before getting period to skip it last minute like missing active pills? Am i protected?
You are protected: Some people feel that periods are not necessary. In any event the active pills are what prevent pregnancy. To me, the biggest benefit to having periods is to confirm that you are not pregnant. Even the pill is not 100% protection from pregnancy but it is pretty close. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible to become pregnant immediately after going off birth control? (The pill, Necon). Been off the pill for 3 weeks and TTC. Thanks!
I got pregnant the first month after taking out my nuvaring what are the chances of it happening that fast again?
Pretty good: Pretty good if you have the same partner. ...Read more
Do you still get your withdrawal bleed while on the pill during the pill-free week if you're pregnant/got pregnant while on the pill?
After having taken the EC pill, do I wait until my period arrives before continuing taking the BC pill?
Continue the BC pill: To stay on track and not get confused, it is simplest for a woman to continue her oral BC pill as if nothing else had happened. The emergency contraceptive pill should rarely be needed, when a woman is properly taking her birth control pills. Her bleeding or spotting may be irregular for this current BC pill pack and perhaps her next pack. ...Read more
If you took the pill: Pills correctly , you should not be getting pregnant, so the answer is no if u took them correctly, if u miss your period then u need to check a preg test but as u know with the new lower dose pills u may not even get a period whioch is normal as long as u know u are not preg. ...Read more
What is the chance of getting pregnant the day you finish your withdrawal period after stopping the pill?
Low: The time a woman is most fertile is about 2 weeks before the next period is due. For a woman with a 28 day cycle this is around day 14. So the day a woman finishes her withdrawal period after stopping the pill she isn't very fertile. It is possible to get pregnant then but not very likely. Most woman after stopping the pill will start ovulating a little later in the cycle anyway. ...Read more
What's the chance of getting pregnant if i'm on birth control, took day after pill and he didn't get off in me?
No Chance: No chance. Here is how i operate with my patients. I try to work as their partner. I encourage them to know the facts and when their brain is driving them crazy with impossible things to breath and to trust the facts. To get pregnant a female must be exposed to semen. You weren't. To get pregnant a female must be ovulating and not on birth control. You are on birth control. You took plan b. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: No it will not affect anything.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the percentage of getting pregnant two days after your period ended and the condom slipping off after he ejaculated?
Risk for pregnancy: If you have a typical 3-5 day menstrual cycle you probably had sex on day 5-7 of the cycle so the chances are low. However, there is always a risk and you are better off taking Plan B within 72 hrs; its 95% effective preventing pregnancy. Be safe and avoid being sorry..... ...Read more
How high is the chance of getting pregnant off precum when had sex the week which ovulation start but didn't cum.I am also on cryselle BC.
Birth control: If you have taken your BC correctly and reliably the failure chance would be between about 2-8%. Precum has not been studied for pregnancy, but should be treated as a risk. You don't ovulate while on birth control. Overall risk sounds very low, if you miss the period (on the pill-free week) do a pregnancy test. Good wishes. ...Read more
I've taken 7 of the first birth control pills in the package but I am still having my period. What's going on?
What are the chances of getting pregnant off precum from having sex twice in one night without urinating after the first time? I take BC every night
I had unprotected sex, would taking minulet pill the first time the next day stop me from being pregnant?
Does taking birth control for many years lower you chance of getting pregnant when you're ready to get off the pill and start trying?
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