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Q: What will happen after you stop taking birth control pills?
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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.

What happens if you take birth control pills out of sequence?

There is no harm in taking the birth control pills out of sequence as long as you were not taking placebos (sugar pills) when you should have been taking active pills.

What are the signs if wife is taking birth control pills?

Packet of birth control pills on the kitchen counter, receipts from the pharmacy for birth control pills, or your wife asking, "Have you seen my birth control pills?"

Can taking multiple birth control pills cause spotting?

Yes, taking multiple birth control pills can cause spotting.

Can taking birth control pills result in down syndrome?

Birth control pills do not increase the risk of birth defects in babies conceived by women who are or were taking them.

What are you to do if a guy takes birth control?

If he is taking female birth control pills forget him. They contain hormones and he is not taking them for birth control.

Can taking 3 birth control pills cause you to miss your period?

Yes, taking three birth control pills or taking the morning after pill can cause a missed period.

Birth control's affect on teens that just began puberty and are taking pills?

You should not mix pills with your birth control pills. This candamage your insides or cause your birth control to be ineffective. Mixing pills is dangerous.

Does taking Oxycontin affect birth control pills?

There are no known drug interactions between OxyContin and birth control pills.

What happens to a man taking birth control pills?

Birth control pills are female hormones, a man should not take them.

Do you still take birth control pills if you are pregnant?

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.

You took birth control pills before taking a pregnancy test will that affect it?

Birth control pills have no effect on pregnancy tests.

How long after you start taking birth control pills will you breast start growing?

Birth control pills do not make your breasts grow.

What happens if you delay your period for a week while on birth control and then do not get your period straight away when you start taking the sugar pills?

Continue taking your birth control pills as scheduled.

Can birth control pills harm the fetus?

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.

What if you had your IUD removed an started taking birth control pills you stop taking the pills 2 days before ovulation and had unprotected sex is there a chance you could be pregnant?

If you are taking birth control pills you won't ovulate until about two weeks after you stop taking them.

Were you taking birt?

Were you taking birth control pills before TTC?

Should you eat before taking birth control pills?

Eating does not effect your birth control.

What will happen if you are unable to start a new pack of birth control pills until a week after the end of your period?

During the last week of your pills you are taking placebo pills. There are no hormones in placebo pills that have hormones to protect you from pregnancy. However, if you have been properly taking your birth control every day at the same time, during this week you will start your menstrual cycle, and you will still be protected from pregnancy. All you have to do is finish all the pills in the pack, each month. Also, you do not have to take the placebo pills because there aren't any hormones in them. You must however, not get off track starting your birth control, you must start your new pack of pills the same way you began taking the birth control.

Will your butt get bigger when you taking birth control pills?


Can birth control cause heavy menstrual bleeding Should I continue taking my birth control?

Birth control pills should stop your menstrual bleeding. I would suggest you stop the pills and talk to your doctor

What happens after birth control?

When you stop taking birth control pills, you are able to get pregnant, so be careful.

Is it bad to take other pills while on the birth control?

it depends on the pills you're taking. ask your doctor, but some pills can mess up birth control and weaken the medicine .

Could your stomach swell if you stop taking your birth control pills?

It wouldn't be your stomach swelling, but your uterus. You could be pregnant if you've stopped taking birth control pills and you've had unprotected sex.

If you take one of the white reminder pills of your birth control pills when you were suppose to be taking your active pills is it okay to go back to taking the active pills and then go back to the re?

There are about 12 different kinds of birth control pills. if you missed one you should immediately start using an alternate form of birth control and call your obgyn/clinic and ask the doctor/nurse about what to do.