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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i have been on loette (birth control pills) for over two years.
I stopped having the pill mid-dec 2009 and i conceived mid feb 2010. my LMP being 25 Jan 2010.
A recomended 3 months pill free period has not been there in my case.
Hence i wanted to check if this is a concerning point and will this lead to any birth defects in the child
Doctor :   Hi
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Let me read it
Doctor :   Ok

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How are your symptoms?
User :   i am feeling normal.
Doctor :   Ok

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Is this your first pregnancy and has it been confirmed?
User :   second pregnancy & yes it has been confirmed
Doctor :   Ok

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The birth defects are very uncommon
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and is rare
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You should not be apprehensive about it
User :   also i was having sibutrim 10 till end of jan 2010......will that effect the baby
Doctor :   Ok
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For how long were you on that?
User :   1 and a half years maybe
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It does not have an impact on pregnancy
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for further details about it
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I would suggest you to take the opinion of our Gynecologist
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I shall give you the link
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WWW.WWWW.WW User :   ok and one last question doctor......can a sonography give me a fair idea if the foetus is normal and has no de-formaties......if yes which month should the sonography be done to get a clear picture
Doctor :   Sure

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but that shall be after 3 months
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and that is the reason it shall be done at that time
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   no thank u doctor.....
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User :   doctor - are u not a gynae....?
User :   doctor - are u not a gynae ?
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