Can you get pregnant by taking birth control?
No, birth control is intended to prevent pregnancy. You can become pregnant while on birth control, as no method is 100% effective, but it isn't the birth control that makes you pregnant.
No, you should not be pregnant when taking birth control. Birth control is meant to lower the risk of pregnancy.
Yes. If you stop taking your birth control you are at higher risk of becoming pregnant than before you started taking it. Especially at a younger age. I was on birth control and quit taking it for a week and now I am four months pregnant.
Taking the birth control pill lowers the risk of pregnancy. Not taking the birth control pill does not lower the risk of pregnancy. You are more likely to get pregnant when you are not taking the birth control pill.
No you discontinue taking birth control pills when you become pregnant. Birth control is a method used to prevent pregnancy. You are already pregnant so birth control has no use. Also, it may possibly cause bad side effects to continue taking birth control pills while you are pregnant.
yes you can anytime you stop taking your birth control you are increasing your chances to get pregnant. And also to you can get pregnant while on birth control sometimes
Yes. You can get pregnant WHILE you are on birth control.
No, there is no increased rate of miscarriage for women who are pregnant while taking birth control or who get pregnant after stopping birth control.
If you suspect pregnancy has occurred when taking birth control, you need to have the pregnancy confirmed by your Doctor. If you indeed are pregnant, you must stop taking birth control as it can harm the unborn child.
If you are taking birth control and become pregnant and don't know that you are will it harm the fetus?
taking birth control if you may be or are pregnant can and will harm the baby. A friend of mine was pregnant and took a pack of birth control pills to terminate the pregnancy, and it worked. so the answer is yes.
If you are taking birth control pills and become pregnant continue to take the pills can it harm the baby?
If you ARE pregnant- you have no need to take birth control, you cannot get 'more pregnant' by not taking them or anything like that. Stop taking the birth control pills and start taking prenatal vitamins. Studies are linking birth control pills to being harmful to your baby- but even if they are not harmful- why continue to take them if you are already pregnant? Again, you cannot get pregnant with multiple babies at once… Read More
No method of birth control is 100% effective.
You stop taking birth control when you want to get pregnant, when you are no longer fertile, when you're not at risk of pregnancy (perhaps because your partner can't get you pregnant), or when you have a medical condition that makes birth control a bad idea.
take a birth control test immediately and if it is positive then stop taking them and see your doctor to make sure you are pregnant
You can't predict the time of ovulation if you're on hormonal birth control. If you want to get pregnant, stop taking birth control.
no it will only makes sure you dont get pregnant if you are pregnant and start taking birth control its doing nothing
There's no benefit from taking birth control when you're 21 weeks pregnant.
birth control increases your chances of not getting pregnant
The bleeding is the withdrawal bleed and is normal. This occurs when you stop taking birth control for over a few days. You can become pregnant.
These answers regarding Birth Control are wrong and misinformed. You CAN get pregnant while taking birth control pills as they are only 99% effective. There is also no medical proof that continuing to take the pill while pregnant (unknowingly of course) will harm the foetus.
You can get pregnant
No, there's no way to tell whether a woman was taking birth control when she got pregnant (unless she is pregnant with the implant or IUD).
If you had sex Yes. After you stop taking the pill then you might get pregnant
It may take a few months to be able to conceive again, although some get pregnant very shortly after stopping birth control use. The number of times you stop/start taking birth control does not matter.
If you stopped taking you birth control before the pack was done how long until you get a regular period?
I have been on birth control for 7yrs, and i stopped taking it the end of September. But when i stopped taking it i didn't finish the pack. I am trying to get pregnant. I am concerned that i cant get pregnant and that i should have finished the pack first. I am concerned that i might not be able to get pregnant because i took birth control for 7yrs.
Can you get pregnant if you switched from taking the shot to birth control pills but no longer take the birth control pills?
If you were on the shot but you switched to taking birth control pills, but you do not take the birth control pills anymore, you have a high chance of pregnancy if you have been having unprotected intercourse. All the active hormones from the birth control will have little or no effect after 3 days of not taking birth control.
Yes. Birth control is not 100% effective against pregnancy. You can still get pregnant, even if you are taking the pill correctly. However, your chances of getting pregnant (assuming that you are taking it correctly) are quite slim.
I'm pretty sure it can cause birth defects. You would need to talk to your doctor about this. Why would you start taking birth control after you find out your pregnant? I hope your not trying to kill your baby!
Stop taking the birth control and take a test
You don't need/shouldn't to take the birth control pill when you're pregnant.
If you're pregnant, you should stop taking the birth control pill, as it is of no use.
Birth control pills will not harm or end a pregnancy, but a woman stops taking them if she's pregnant as they are of no further use.
Birth control pill not harm or end an existing pregnancy, but there's no need to continue taking them if you're already pregnant.
The active birth control pills are the ones that prevent pregnancy. If you don't take those pills, you could get pregnant.
Yes, you can't get pregnant unless you ovulate. If you ovulate in spite of taking the birth control pill, you could get pregnant.
It may take awhile for the hormones of the birth control to wear off after you stop taking it. Once the effects wear off then you should be able to get pregnant as you would normally.
normal monophasic birth control pills are out of your system apprx 24 hour after you stop taking them. Not that you will necessarily get pregnant right away, but the possibility exists that soon.
yes absolutely. you should be taking the birth control for at least a week or two for it to be fully effective.
Birth control is meant to prevent pregnancy. If you want to get pregnant, stop taking birth control. When you stop, you can try to conceive immediately. There is no medical need to wait.
If You stopped taking your birth control pills about 3 days ago and have a horrible headache are you pregnant?
No, you are not pregnant it is your body getting used to your birth control getting out of your system, but you can find out for sure about pregnancy by taking a test to be sure, but more than likely you are not pregnant.
Yes, unprotected sex can get you pregnant.
its not guaranteed to get pregnant BUT the risk is definitely increased
By taking a birth control pill or being pregnant
DOES IT MEAN YOUR PREGNANT WHILE U SPOT ON BIRTH COTROL
You missed your period last month you have an IUD but you are also taking birth control pills can you be pregnant?
YES - no birth control devices are 100% effecitive. It is still possible to get pregnant.
yes you have to take your birth control bill daily or you have every chance of getting pregnant, as a miss in taking it will make you pregnant.
Yes. However you decrease the chances by taking your birth control correctly and by using condoms.
The risks are the same whether or not you've recently been on birth control.
If you stop taking the birth control patch after two months, you could get pregnant. There are no other risks.
If you're pregnant there is always still a possibility that you can have your period. Regardless, You should not be on birth control while pregnant unless instructed to do so by your doctor. Taking Birth control pills while pregnant can lead to birth defects or death. If you think you're pregnant, consult your Doctor about pregnancy and your birth control.
No, birth control pills will not harm or end an existing pregnancy. But a pregnant women stops taking birth control because it is of no use.