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Birth Control works by preventing pregnancy. If you are already pregnant, birth control is of no use.

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Q: Why do you get a pregnancy test before receiving birth control?
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After switching your birth control how long will it take before pregnancy ouccur?

Birth control is meant to prevent pregnancy.

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

Birth control pills have no effect on pregnancy tests.

Does birth control help you get pregnant or not?

Birth control helps you avoid pregnancy, not achieve pregnancy.

Does birth control make it easier to get pregnant?

No. Birth control prevents pregnancy. it does not make pregnancy easier.

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.

When will your birth control start protecting you from pregnancy?

My OB/GYN recommended that I take my birth control for at least a month before having unprotected sex.

Does birth control reduce the risk of pregnancy?

Yes, birth control is meant to reduce the risk of pregnancy. If you want to get pregnant, you wouldn't use birth control.

Does the birth control pill increase the risk of pregnancy?

The birth control pill decreases the risk of pregnancy. That is what it is intended to do.

What does birth control do to a pregnancy?


Can you get pregnant on your period if you use birth control?

No. Birth control will prevent pregnancy.

When on birth control can you still take a pregnancy test?

You can take a pregnancy test any time you like. Birth control does not affect the accuracy of a pregnancy test.

Can birth control end a pregnancy?

Hormonal birth control, like the ring, shot, pill, and patch, can not harm or end a pregnancy.

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