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Anon_238550 posted:
how long should I wait till i can get pregnant after being on the pill?
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AmberlynnSmith responded:
My doctor told me that you do not have to wait to get pregnant after BCP, however it may take your body a few cycles to get back on track. I was on BCP for 8 years I stopped them in November 2010 and we just found out we were preganant Saturday August 27th 2011 it took me roughly 9 cycles to get there. Just don't give up and start taking your precautions now. Meaning keep or start a healthy diet, limit alcohol use or stop all together, stop smoking, start taking a prenatal vitamin (you can buy these at wal-mart) and be sure to BD as much a possible


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