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Chances of pregnancy after quitting loestrin birth control - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I stopped Loestrin 24 fe about 1 week ago. When can I get pregnent?
Doctor :   Hi,
User :   hi
User :   how are you
Doctor :   Doing fine , thank you
User :   first of all i pay $10.00 for how long is this?
Doctor :   a 15 min one
User :   ok good thank you
Doctor :   How long were you on Loestrin 24 ?
User :   in april this year gonna be 1 year
Doctor :   ok, then you may have to wait atleast for about 2 to 3 months for a good expectation
User :   what you mean?
Doctor :   the fertility can be optimal after 2 to 3 months after stopping the pill
Doctor :   hence needs minimum of 2 to 3 months to get pregnant
User :   so now is nothing gonna be even if I am not drinking the pill?
Doctor :   yes, but the the chances in the first month after stop are not completely nil
Doctor :   but the pregnancy can be a rare possibility
User :   what you mean?
Doctor :   the chances of pregnancy in the first month after the stopping pill are very low
User :   i see in this month is useless to get pregnent
Doctor :   yes,
User :   even without the pill
Doctor :   yes,
User :   so do i need to take them or not
Doctor :   if you are planning for pregnancy , you have to stop it
Doctor :   and after 2 to 3 months after stopping the pill the chances of pregnancy are good
User :   i see i guess this is very strong pills
Doctor :   yes, they are high dosage of hormones
Doctor :   take more than a month for there levels to come to natural levels
User :   should i see period anytime
Doctor :   when was your last period and when did you stop the pill ?
User :   2 weeks or so
Doctor :   yes, there is a chance of bleeding after 1 or 2 weeks from now
User :   i still not having
Doctor :   i meant about 3 to 4 weeks after stopping the pill
User :   any periods
User :   I think its around 3 weeks by now
Doctor :   ok, do not worry , wait for another week
Doctor :   its always variable
User :   ok i will not gonna have them what thats mean?
Doctor :   that can happen whe the hormone levels are stil high in the blood ,m it may push the fertility ( chances of pregnancy still more further )
Doctor :   do not worry its not serious
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