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Did Your Birth Control Fail?

Anybody have any surprise babies? Were you using some sort of contraception, but got pregnant anyway? What were you using, and any ideas on how you may have gotten pregnant anyway, or were you just that .01% that they can't guarantee won't get pregnant?

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katinthehat8914

Asked by katinthehat8914 at 7:53 PM on Sep. 15, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Yup, both my boys were "Pill" babies.
    Cindy18

    Answer by Cindy18 at 7:57 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • Nope.

    I never had any form of BC that I ever used fail.
    pixie_trix

    Answer by pixie_trix at 8:03 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • My 6 yr old son Bailey is a result of "The Patch".
    Orionsgirl

    Answer by Orionsgirl at 8:06 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • My DD is a happy accident. The condom broke, said that's fine it took 18 months ttc DS1 - surprise!
    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 8:09 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • YES!
    We were using condoms & BC pill like they were going out of style! .... Turns out our little man is the BEST surprise we could ever ask for! (even though we really, REALLY didn't want kids. I was 17 & dh was 19.)
    Ellie19

    Answer by Ellie19 at 8:43 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • Nope. Took the patch correctly and only got pregnant with son when I wanted too. I am on the mirena and so far no.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 9:00 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • My 3rd was a "pill" baby. He was a surprise, but at 15, he is so much fun!
    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 9:30 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • I was nursing and on the mini pill, i wasn't very strict with the mini pill, kept forgetting to take it
    gerryh

    Answer by gerryh at 9:42 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • No, both of my kids were planned. When I was on birth control, I was so paranoid that we used two different types, just to have a backup.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 9:53 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

  • Yes! I was on the low dose pill. I had been on it for several years with no problems. I took it every night at the same time and never missed a day. I had an alarm set on my cell phone so i wouldnt forget it. So I guess I was one of the rare few.
    teagansmom10

    Answer by teagansmom10 at 10:07 PM on Sep. 15, 2010

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