What are the side effects of stopping birth control?

Answer The birth control pill delivers low doses of hormones to the body that stop ovulation and significantly lower the chances of becoming pregnant. Stopping the birth control pill allows the body's hor... Read More »

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A question about the side effects of birth control?

Hi Rachel - long time, no see. Yes, this can almost certainly be linked to your birth control pills. It also isn't really considered all that normal for it to be that extreme. I would call your doc... Read More »

If you found out you're pregnant but you were taking birth control pills the whole time because you didn't know could that hurt the baby or could there be any side effects?

Answer Yes it could hurt the baby. Taking birth control pills while pregnant can cause fetal development problems, diformaties and miscarriages.

How soon after stopping birth control can you get pregnant?

After stopping birth control, you can get pregnant as soon as your body ovulates; this could be in as little as two weeks after ending your birth control regimen. To avoid irregular bleeding and be... Read More »

Could this be the result of stopping birth control?

It's probably your hormones adjusting back to "normal". if it continues, by all means go to your dr. but i have heard many times" dont worry if your period doesnt come, Worry if it comes and doesnt... Read More »