How long should you wait to get pregnant after stopping the birth control patch?

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No. It's a noted fact that if women are on any type of birth control (pill form or the patch) that if you stop taking it you are much more likely to get pregnant quickly. Don't worry! Talk to your family doctor about it and put your mind at rest.
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The reason they say to wait is so that it is easier to pinpoint the due date...Best of luck! :):)
 
You can get pregnant immediately, if you ovulate it is safe to conceive. You may want to wait until you have had one period so you know when your LMP is although with modern ultrasounds it is not really necessary.  
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Doctors usually advise women to wait between one and three months to conceive after stopping birth control pills.

My doctor told me to wait two mentrual cycles before trying to conceive.
No, you can get pregnant immediately after using the birth control patch without any special medical concerns.
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Can you get pregnant if you are on the birth control shot but taking antibiotics and if so how long should you wait to have sex?

Yes, anitbiotics can lessen the affect on birthcontrol. You need to wait until you are completley done with your antibiotics. Then, I'd wait another three or four days. You can always use a condom while you are on antibiotics. You can also ask the doctor the prescribed the antibiotics to you and the ( Full Answer )

When and how do you stop using the birth control patch?

When you are using the patch and have your "Week off" period week. You take it off as you normally would and then wait. It can be a few months for your peiod to return but you can get pregnant even before you get your next period. So use protection even if you want to get pregnant (easier for figuri ( Full Answer )

When should you start the birth control patch?

You can start the birth control patch at any time in your cycle. If you start on the first five days of your period, you have immediate protection; otherwise, you should use a backup method of birth control, like condoms or abstinence from vaginal sex, until you've been on the patch for seven days.

How long should you wait to get pregnant after stopping birth control?

The funny thing is that if you get pregnant within the first few months of stopping birth control you are much more likely to conceive twins...however depending on the type and the lenght of time you were on birth control you can conceive after about a month 2-3 months It differs between women. If y ( Full Answer )

How long after you had a complete miscarriage should you wait to start birth control?

Answer . \nDear Reader; Only your health care provider can answer that question since a reason for the miscarriage is not known to me. I do want to share with you a little about miscarriage. Miscarriage also known as spontainious abortion can be caused by multiple factors. Four of them are; indu ( Full Answer )

How do you get pregnant after stopping birth control?

Well some doctor's say it may take up to a year after you stop taking a contraceptive in reality it is likely that you may become pregnant after two normal periods, Ex: the normal day, length, time it starts, ect.

How long should you wait to get pregnant after stopping NuvaRing?

Nuva Ring has no effect on pregnancy occurring during or after use. There is no need to wait to try to conceive. However, it makes sense to talk to your health care provider about folic acid and other preconception counseling issues. Best wishes to you and your family! You can start whenever you and ( Full Answer )

I stopped taking birth control how long should I wait before I go back on it?

There is no minimum time between 2 takes. Retaking it now might give you some adverse effects (bleeding - spotting, nausea, headache, ..), but there is no problem in doing it. You'll have to wait a minimum time for birth control (pill efficacity), in general it is 7 days of continuous take.

If you think you're pregnant should you stop taking the birth control pill?

Well if you have taken a home-pregnancy test and it is positive then yes, you should stop. But you should not take the pregnancy test until at least the day of your expected period or 14 days after intercourse other wise your results will not likely be accurate. If you do get a positive pregnancy te ( Full Answer )

When do you get your period after stopping the birth control patch?

When you stop the birth control patch, you will probably have withdrawal bleeding, as you typically have during your patch-free week. After that, if you had regular periods before you started the patch, you'll probably ovulate in two to four weeks, and get your first post-patch period in four to six ( Full Answer )

Should it take a year after stopping birth control to become pregnant?

I am the one who submitted this question; I have BAD irregular periods and it causes me not to have a period for around 2-4 months at a time. I stopped my birth control in April 08'; so it's been a little over a year. I don't understand it. How am I supposed to get pregnant if I don't ha ( Full Answer )

Should you stop the birth control pill if you think you might be pregnant?

I'm not an expert, but in my opinion if you have any reason at allto believe that you're pregnant then I would recommend that youstop taking the pills just in case you are pregnant, and stophaving sex until you know for sure if you're pregnant or not. ***The Pill is not a 100% guarantee that you can ( Full Answer )

Can stopping the birth control patch cause spotting?

Yes, stopping the birth control patch can cause spotting. Your period should return to its previous pattern within one or two cycles. If you have not been using effective birth control and are experiencing spotting, take a pregnancy test.

Can the Birth control patch stop your period?

If you put the birth control patch on before your period comes, you may miss that period; you may also have unscheduled bleeding or spotting. If you have been using the patch regularly, it's possible that it will lighten bleeding so much that you won't see a period. If you think you made a mistake w ( Full Answer )

Can you get pregnant while switching brands of birth control patch?

You can't get pregnant from switching brands of birth control patch as long as you have a patch on during the appropriate days, and aren't late in putting on the new patch. If you go more than seven days without a patch, you may be at risk for pregnancy.

Can you be on birth control for a month and stop and get pregnant?

Assuming that you are having unprotected sex you are at a higher risk to get pregnant anytime that you are not taking birth control. Also birth control is only really effective when it has been taken consistently for 3 months every day at or close to the same time of day.

Can you stop being pregnant with birth control?

No. Birth control is intended to prevent pregnancy only. Birth control does not stop an existing pregnancy. It is not safe to take birth control while you are pregnant.

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When can you get pregnant after stopping the birth control patch?

After stopping the birth control patch, you are likely to ovulate in two to four weeks and will get your period in four to six weeks. That means you can get pregnant before your first post-patch period. You can start trying to conceive any time you like. While health care providers used to advise pa ( Full Answer )

When can you get pregnant after stopping birth control?

With almost every method, you'll ovulate 2-4 weeks after stopping birth control and can get pregnant at that time. There is no medical need to wait before trying to conceive. One exception is Depo Provera. Some women get pregnant right after they miss a shot; others won't have their period return ( Full Answer )

Can stopping the birth control patch cause bleeding?

Answer . Yes. The drop in hormones causes the bleeding that occurs during patch-free week. This is no different, as you are not wearing the patch, so the hormones drop, ergo you bleed. . Answer . \nIt is normal, You may take a mo. or 2 to get regulated again. If not see a Doctor.