Does stopping the birth control pill make pregnancy more likely?

Stopping BCP. Yes. Once you stop birth control, especially if not on the sugar pill week, you can ovulate rapidly and are at risk of pregnancy.
Makes it more. Likely than being on the pill but not more likely than normal.
Yes but ... Please check with your doctor what are the things you can do to make your pregnancy healthier before you quit the pill.

Related Questions

Will missing one birth control pill stop pregnancy prevention?

Might. Birth control pills generally work by keeping a constant level of hormone in the system to convince the body it is pregnant, and not ovulate. Skipping or missing an active hormone pill (not the dummy pills) could allow the hormone level to drop enough to allow ovulation. It probably doesn't happen often, but could. Using additional birth control would be a good idea. Read more...

After nearly 3 weeks of taking Seasonique birth control pill, will it effectively act as a conterceptive pill (ie. Plan b) to stop the pregnancy?

Not the right use. Seasonique is a "birth control pill". It was never marketed to stop pregnancy neither is Plan B. Plan B is for "emergency contraception", which is still "prevention". If you think you are pregnant you can use a home pregnancy test but you should really see your family physician or gynecologist if you are not sure why your period is late. . Read more...
Neither. Seasonique nor Plan B can be used for an abortion. If seasonique were used as an emergency contraceptive it woudl require 4 light-blue-green pills initially followed by 4 light-blue-green pills 12 hours later. REF: http://ec.princeton.edu/questions/dose.html#dose. Read more...

What % pregnancy protection with birth control pill use?

Approaches 99% With typical use, birth control pill efficacy rates is about 92%. With perfect use, efficacy rate is over 99%. Nothing is 100% except abstinence. Remember to take your pill daily around the same time of day to achieve optimal results. Read more...

Will a birth control pill taken an hour and a half early lead to pregnancy

No. The half life of the birth control pill is about 24 hrs. You should be protectedeven if you forget to take it for 24 hrs. I wouldnt recommend it but you should be protected. Read more...

Can the birth control pill cause pregnancy symptoms or could I be pregnant?

Birth Control Pills. Some birth control pills will cause pregnancy symptoms, especially when starting them for the first time. After a while your body adapts to the pills and these symptoms should go away. Still, if you are concerned, you should get a pregnancy test done to make sure you are not pregnant. Read more...

What would cause my birth control pill to fail and cause pregnancy if taken correctly?

OCP efficacy. 21 year old lady concerned about the efficacy of the oral contraceptive pill. The pill is considered to be 99% effective, but there are certain conditions such as when a woman is taking anticonvulsant medication (tegretol and dilantin) , modafinil, certain antibiotics, obesity, and sometimes even alcohol can effect the efficacy of the pill. Read more...

Could you tell me what happens if a woman continues taking her birth control pill well into a pregnancy?

No evidence of harm. They won't work! :-) while this isn't what is recommended of course, there is not evidence of an increased risk of birth defects or miscarriage. Read more...