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If on birth control can you get pregnant from precum?
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Dr. Jesse Mills
Urology
5 doctors agree
In brief: Unlikely
Fluid prior to ejaculation comes from a gland in the urethra so it rarely contains sperm but can especially if the man recently ejaculated.
Also, some men can't tell pre-ejaculate from rapid ejaculation and that's why withdraw method is unreliable birth control.

In brief: Unlikely
Fluid prior to ejaculation comes from a gland in the urethra so it rarely contains sperm but can especially if the man recently ejaculated.
Also, some men can't tell pre-ejaculate from rapid ejaculation and that's why withdraw method is unreliable birth control.
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Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Low possibility
Birth control when taken as prescribed with perfect compliance (ie- not missing any days) have 0.
3% failure rate whereas in an general population there is a 9% failure rate (most likely due to non-compliance, missing pills etc). Pre-ejaculatory fluid can contain sperm and it may lead to pregnancy. However, if you are taking your pills as prescribed, you have a low risk of getting pregnant.

In brief: Low possibility
Birth control when taken as prescribed with perfect compliance (ie- not missing any days) have 0.
3% failure rate whereas in an general population there is a 9% failure rate (most likely due to non-compliance, missing pills etc). Pre-ejaculatory fluid can contain sperm and it may lead to pregnancy. However, if you are taking your pills as prescribed, you have a low risk of getting pregnant.
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