(Closed) When did you go off the pill?

posted 6 years ago in TTC
  • poll: How soon after going off the pill did you conceive?
    Went off the pill and got pregnant right away (within first month) : (1 votes)
    25 %
    Went off and it took 2-6 months : (1 votes)
    25 %
    Went off and it took 7-12 months : (0 votes)
    Went off and it took over a year : (2 votes)
    50 %
  • Post # 3
    118 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    We were planning on starting TTC in August (our wedding is next week), but I had MAJOR anxiety about having issues TTC, so after we discussed it, we decided I would go off the pill in July! So after my last period at the end of June I stopped taking them. I had one full cycle before my BFP! So my anxiety was REALLY for nothing. The sad thing is, you really NEVER Know! SOme people’s body’s take 6 months+ to adjust after getting off the pill, and some don’t.

    Hope that helps!

    Post # 5
    2107 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: April 2012

    I honestly thought my body would take a long time to adjust to getting off the pill, so when my prescription ran out just before my wedding, I didn’t bother getting it refilled.  Imagine our surprise when we found out we were pregnant a couple of weeks after the the wedding (a lovely, wonderful surprise, but a suprise, nonetheless!).  

    Post # 6
    1423 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: May 2009

    You can always go off the pill sooner and use another birth control method before you TTC.  This is nice for two reasons.  First, it can take a while to start ovulating again — it took me about five months.  Second, it can help you feel more confident that things are working, and make you feel more comfortable about waiting.  Only try to get pregnant now if you want to be pregnant now. 

    Post # 7
    947 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: November 2012

    I want to follow this thread

    I have an IUD and we would like TTC following our wedding next oct. HOWEVER I’mdeathly afraid of getting my period on or around my wedding bc it’s debilitating. 

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