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    Default Birth Control after birth.

    How long after giving birth can you start taking the pill again? My pp bleeding stopped about 2 weeks ago. My 6 week check up is in 2 weeks. But I dont wanna wait to go on it. But also dont wanna stuff up my hormones.

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    They usually prescribe at your 6 week check up. Maybe see your gp in the meantime to discuss. I know people that have been given it at hospital

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    You can't take the normal pill if you're breastfeeding though- you'll need the minipill

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    I am not breast feeding. Oops forgot to put that in. Thanks. I have a prescription that I got before I got pregnant. But dont wanna start taking it if its gonna muck up my hormones.

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    I would wait til your check up.

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    Ours get prescribed at discharge from hosp

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    I got my prescription after my 6 week checkup with my OB at the hospital (but ironically I couldn't buy the pill from the hospital pharmacy as it's a catholic hospital!).

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    If you are going to DTD before 6 weeks make sure you are using something. I know 2 people who were pregnant by their 6 week checkup :-0

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zabella View Post
    If you are going to DTD before 6 weeks make sure you are using something. I know 2 people who were pregnant by their 6 week checkup :-0
    Holy moley!!!!

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    We are using the pulling out method. We are seeing the midwife tomorrow! I will ask them. Because I honestly dont wanna be pregnant again this soon.


 

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