Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

198 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

When can I commence breastfeeding after quitting microgynon ?

How long after quitting 1 pack of microgynon can i commence breastfeeding my baby?
Wed, 11 Jan 2012
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Medical Topics ,  
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,I think there is some confusion.Microgynon is an oral contraceptive drug and it can not be taken if you breast feeding mother.You can only take it after stopping breast feeding.So where comes the case of starting breast feeding after the drug ? please clarify and post your query again.bye.
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hi I am 26 year old I have 3 kids my youngest daughter is 1year and 7months breastfeeding till now and I m taking family planning pills microgynon ed for the first time.my first menstruation last May 27 2017 then my second menstruation July 18,2017.I m taking pills July 19,2017 after I go to the center to ask wat contraceptive.my menstruation stop July 20 in the night only color brown.July 23 when I wake up to urinate I see a blood in my panty.is this OK?I am worried because its my first time in family planning...I want IUD but the public hospital midwife leave for two weeks that s why I m go back to the health center to try the pills.after taking Pills to IUD.they said

doctor1 MD

Am 33 years with a 14 month old baby. weigh 80kg. about to under go ivf and have to use microgynon 30. still breast feeding. is it okay to use while breast feeding? would like to continue breastfeeding .How long does it stay in the blood stream? can i also continue breast fedding while using suprefact injection? How long does this stay in the blood stream?

doctor1 MD

Hi, I am breastfeeding and have been given the microgynon 30 pill by my doctor, I have heard so many different views on whether it is safe to take whilst breastfeeding and really need some advice, surely my doctor would not give it to me if it was unsafe?

Recent questions on  Breastfeeding

doctor1 MD

Hi doctor, may daughter is now eight and a half months and her weight is only 7 Kg, her body weight didnt increase since last of Nov 2010. its the same weight 7Kg..whats the reason...her birth weight is 3.25 Kg..now providing breast milk, raggie and little rice recently started..have any problem with thyroid or something? please advice me.. Joji Abraham 0000

doctor1 MD

Hi I m Maggie a mom of two children one is two next month and my younger sis four months, I have the mirena iud I got it on February 13, my partner and I are sexually active for 8 weeks and I bleed after every time and now I have sharp abdominal pain around my belly button, I also have a history of ovarian cysts. So I m not sure if that s what wrong or if something else. I checked for strings and I don t feel them, but I never could after it was placed. Really wondering what cause I m worried I may be pregnant again cause I was on birth control after I had my daughter and she was fully breastfed like my son is now and I still got pregnant.

doctor1 MD

Doctor: My wife is breastfeeding for 4 month age baby. Today I sex with my wife using a condom but my wife has a doubt about unexpected pregnancy due to leak of sperm. What should I do now? Can she use postino 2 without any side effect of baby. Thanks.

doctor1 MD

Hi doctor, I just took postinor 2 SD for unprotected sex. I am 5 weeks post pregnant and not seeing my periods or spotting, I am also breastfeeding (pumping) every 3-4 hours. Can I breastfeed my baby? Would it affect her in anyway? I took 1 1.5mg tablet, will this atop pregnancy?

doctor1 MD

Hi Doc, My wife is taking "Lactare" to increase milk quantity. Currently the dosage is 3 capsules/day. Wanted to check: a. Any side effects using Lactare b. Can we change the dosage to 1 or 2 capsules when milk quantity is good c. can we use...

doctor1 MD

Sir, My son is 10 months old, his HEMOGLOBIN IS 11.3 (SUGGESTED RANGE 12 TO 16). Our doctor suggested us to toally stop breastfeeding before giving TONOFERON drops. He says it will create poison in my sons body... This seems quite odd when every...

doctor1 MD

Hi Doctor, My last month menstrual cycle started on 31st November and normally it starts a few days ( 3 to 4 days ) earlier each month as compared to the last month. Now, due to a family function I need to be free during the period of 18th XXXXXXX...