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How Long Do You Have To Wait To Get Pregnant After Accutane
2 months: The Accutane program called ipledge follows a woman along during her use of accutane. She has to be on 2 forms of birth control until 1 month after stopping the accutane, and then check a pregnancy test at that time (in addition to other earlier pregnancy tests during the ipledge program). Some people like to be extra cautious, and wait another month longer, before trying for a baby. ...Read more
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
My obgyn recommends not trying to get pregnant for 6 months after accutane. I am 33yo, why do I need to wait longer than a month post treatment?
They are wrong!!...: Your ob/gyn is not correct in their recommendation. Here is a quote from a reputable source: "females of childbearing potential should not become pregnant during therapy or for 1 month following discontinuation of isotretinoin". On the day you stop therapy, take a pregnancy test. Then take a test 30 days later. At that point, you are clear to try for pregnancy. Good luck! ...Read more
I am planning to get pregnant after my medication with accutane. Would it be safer if ill wait 3 montha before stop using contraceptives. Thank you?
Why does it hurt the baby if a women is trying to get pregnant on accutane, but doesn't hurt the baby if a man is on Accutane trying to get a women that does not take Accutane pregnant?
Can Accutane cause damage to your egg and making you unable to get pregnant? I've been trying to get pregnant and is having trouble. Please advise
I stopped Accutane 6 months ago and i'm trying to get pregnant and having difficulties. Is it the cause and could it damage all my eggs? I'm scared
No relation: There is no evidence to suggest that as long as you wait a month after taking Accutane it will affect your ability to become pregnant. It certainly does nothing to affect your ovaries. It only affects the developing fetus. ...Read more
Just got 1st Accutane rx. For next 4 mo.S do I have to wait at least 30days for each pregnancy/blood test or is it okay to go in a few days before?
Follow the rules: Follow the rules you've discussed with your doctor. ...Read more
Will my baby have birh defects? I got pregnant three months after my last dose of Accutane. I ionly took two Accutane
Negligible risk: The half life of Accutane (time for half to be gone from your body) is about a day. By three months out there is none in your system to cause a problem. There is no data suggesting a higher frequency of birth defects in women who took the med at times unrelated to an actual pregnancy. ...Read more
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I got pregnant exactly three months after the last dose of accutane. Should i terminate pregnancy?
My bf and i didnt use condoms but i am bc for 8 months now. he precumed inside of me. Could i be pregnant? And also im on accutane
Does accutane cause menstruation delays or other related abnormalities?Taking 30 mg daily for past 3months.age 29.nt pregnant n not taking birth pills
Accutane: Accutane can delay menses. It is also a teratogen- can cause serious birth defects. In the US, patients on accutane are often put on birth control to prevent pregnancy. Make sure you are on a reliable form of birth control if you decide to become sexually active while on accutane. ...Read more
If you are taking Accutane isotretinoin, and you take a home pregnancy test will the results be wrong because of the chemicals in the drug?
No: In fact, most doctors require to take one before filling your prescription. ...Read more
I'm a woman on accutane. Had sex and condom broke but also taking BC pills. Chances of pregnancy?? Should I take Plan B as a backup?
Yes- you're at risk: BC pills being taken at the same time can certainly give you 1 level of protection but having vaginal sex with a fertile male ALWAYS runs you the risk of pregnancy. If you're within 24 hrs. of when you had relations then, Plan B can still work. Greater than that then, it may not be worth doing that.... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does clindamycin phosphate gel USP 1% acne medicine have Accutane in it? If so i was using it before i realized i was pregnant is my fetus okay?
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