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How long were you off the pill

before trying to concieve? Do you have to let it get out of your system or awhile brfore trying?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:01 PM on Jul. 7, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I stopped taking BC in December and got a BFP in January!! WooHoo!

    SupriseImPregy

    Answer by SupriseImPregy at 5:02 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • I don't think there is any particular waiting time, but I'm not a Dr. I would figure that your body would conceive when it was ready, so to speak.
    JGRIMMER

    Answer by JGRIMMER at 5:03 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • With my first pregnancy, I tossed my pills in August and got pregnant the same month.

    My second pregnancy took me a year and a half.
    layh41407

    Answer by layh41407 at 5:05 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • With my first, it took a year and a half and some fertility drugs to get pregnant. With my second, I went off the pill in May and got pregnant in June.
    Bethsunshine

    Answer by Bethsunshine at 5:06 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • I was off my pills for 4 1/2 years and never got pregnant. I had to go to my doctor to find the problem. I had a hormone imbalance because I stopped my pills, so that was why I wasn't getting pregnant. I went back on them for about a year to regulate my cycle and then in October'97, I got pregnant with my son! He truly is my miracle baby!
    Robsmommy

    Answer by Robsmommy at 5:18 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • i stopped taking birth control pills toward the end of january and was pregnant within a month.
    MommyToEthan

    Answer by MommyToEthan at 5:20 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • I intended to wait for the meds to "get out of my system" but I was pregnant with my very next cycle.
    debbymichelle

    Answer by debbymichelle at 5:34 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • i came off the pill in the june but never got cycles, have PCOS. 2yrs and Fertility drugs later had a baby boy (now 3 and 1/2yrs). TTC no:2 but nothing so far
    shell394

    Answer by shell394 at 6:34 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • With my first two pregnancies, I got pregnant while on the pill. This time I stopped taking it in August, and it took until April to get the positive.
    fallnangel93

    Answer by fallnangel93 at 6:35 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

  • I went off in June, conceived in July.
    heatherNisi409

    Answer by heatherNisi409 at 9:11 PM on Jul. 7, 2010

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