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    Quote Originally Posted by Pinklise View Post
    Thanks to everyone for sharing your experiences. Did many of you have changes when you stopped the pill? Like more pimples, weight gain/loss, craziness?
    I had nothing after 5 years on the pill.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pinklise View Post
    Thanks to everyone for sharing your experiences. Did many of you have changes when you stopped the pill? Like more pimples, weight gain/loss, craziness?
    I can't remember as it was over 5 years ago, maybe my skin got worse but that probably would've been all.

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    Default Pill, Wedding, Honeymoon baby?

    Stopping the pill was the best thing for me. Years of issues such as irregular spotting and overheating stopped immediately! I didn't even realise the pill was causing me to sweat so much, but it stopped as soon as I stopped taking it. It took me 5 cycles to fall after coming off the pill and I'd been on it without any break for 16yrs

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    Given you dont want your period on your wedding day, you have to keep taking the pill.

    Stop the day before and you might be ovulating straight away and have a wedding night baby
    If not, you'll never be as horny as after your wedding anyway so it's a good time to have a surprised ovulation

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    I stopped pill after 10 years a week or so before wedding as that was when i finished that pack. We fell pregnant that cycle ! Ds1 came along in due course. We only had a one week honeymoon so it was fine. If you dont want to fall pregnant on honeymoon i agree with others. Keep taking them minus sugar pills til you get home. Beware you may be super fertile that first cycle off the pill!! All the best.

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    I've been off for 7 months and I've put 5kg on - it used to be much easier to keep a steady weight but not any more. I also get pimples all around my chin line and on my back around O and a few around AF. This seems to have eased off this month though thankfully! I went back into a pretty regular cycle almost straight away so you have to keep that in mind too, you may not. I've had a 31 day cycle on the dot for 5 of my 7 months which is awesome.
    I was on the pill for 12.5 years. I had regular AF before the pill and was only a teenager but my skin was pretty good then too.


 

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