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Can being on birth control too long cause trouble getting pregnant? If yes how long should a person be on it?

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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: No

There is no evidence that prolonged use of oral contraceptive pills will make it harder for you to get pregnant.
However, in a normal women, the chance of getting pregnant in any given month is only 20-25% so it can take awhile in some couples. Best wishes!

In brief: No

There is no evidence that prolonged use of oral contraceptive pills will make it harder for you to get pregnant.
However, in a normal women, the chance of getting pregnant in any given month is only 20-25% so it can take awhile in some couples. Best wishes!
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