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Do Althea Pills Help In Getting Pregnant?

Hi Doctors,el My name is Jennifer Dablo. I am basically from Coronon, sta. cruz davao del sur. I am 22 yrs of age. I ve been taking Althea pills for one month. My ob gyne said i have to take 3 pack of althea pills good for 3 months. I want to pregnant. Can althea pills help me to have a baby?
Fri, 15 May 2015
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Hi,
I understand your concern.
Althea pills are contraceptive pills . They act by prevention of ovulation.
When a course of Althea pills is taken for 3 months at a stretch, after completion of course there is rebound stimulation of ovulation- thus increasing chance of conception.
Thanks.
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Do Althea Pills Help In Getting Pregnant?

Hi, I understand your concern. Althea pills are contraceptive pills . They act by prevention of ovulation. When a course of Althea pills is taken for 3 months at a stretch, after completion of course there is rebound stimulation of ovulation- thus increasing chance of conception. Thanks.