What are the odds of becoming pregnant on birth control?

Answer The odds of becoming pregnant within a year are approximately 1-in-300 with perfect use of pills, patches or shots. Refer to the References section for a more complete list of the "typical use" and... Read More »

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If you get pregnant on birth control pills and continue taking them without realizing you're pregnant will it hurt the baby?

Answer, It can effect the baby more so if it is a female because of the hormones it the birth control pills.

Will it harm your baby if you just found out you're 3 weeks pregnant and are currently on Ritalin and were taking birth control pills because you didn't know you were pregnant?

AnswerNot too sure about the Ritalin but I do know that there has been no evidence that taking birth control in early pregnancy without knowing that you are pregnant causes any complications althou... Read More »

Is it possible to be on birth control&become pregnant?

There is no 100 percent effective birth control method, other than abstinence. Therefore, it is possible to become pregnant while using birth control. For example, the birth control pill has an eff... Read More »

How soon after birth control can you get pregnant?

The amount of time it takes to get pregnant after taking her final birth control pill varies for each woman. Some women can get pregnant as soon as week or two after ceasing birth control; others t... Read More »