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i have stopped my pill and now i am on day 39 of my cycle and still have not gotten my period....i took a test and it was negative..is this normal????

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holly33997

Asked by holly33997 at 2:03 PM on Feb. 5, 2011 in Trying to Conceive

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  • It could take a while for your body to adjust and get back to your normal.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 2:08 PM on Feb. 5, 2011

  • ok thank you
    holly33997

    Comment by holly33997 (original poster) at 2:11 PM on Feb. 5, 2011

  • It's normal for it to take up to a year for your cycle to get back to normal. Most of the time, you should see some regularity in 6 months.

    Keep in mind that the length of cylce you had prior to the pill may not be what you will have now since the pill can make your body change cycle length.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 2:23 PM on Feb. 5, 2011

  • yes it is normal some women it takes them longer.
    beth198723

    Answer by beth198723 at 5:18 PM on Feb. 5, 2011

  • I think so. I had been using the nuvaring and when I stopped it took me about 5 months for my cycles to become "normal" again. I did still seem to have fertile times and ovulation and stuff, but it wasn't until month 6 that it started following any normal sort of pattern.

    Good luck.
    angelm523

    Answer by angelm523 at 8:40 PM on Feb. 5, 2011

  • Yeah, your body has to get used to not being on the pill. It could take a month or two for you to have a period on your own.
    la_sirena22

    Answer by la_sirena22 at 8:22 PM on Feb. 6, 2011

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