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    The only thing I really remember when I stopped the pill after taking it for ages was my period was much heavier and more painful.

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    Update, it is now day 33 in my 1st cycle off the pill. No AF yet, took a test on Thurs and was a BFN. Will wait and see what happens early next week if AF arrives and will try another test then as well to double check.

    In the other posts I have been on some women have recommended taking Vitex which is a vitamin which helps regulate your cycle. So I have bought these and if nothing happens next week I will start on those.

    Just need to stay patient, even though I just want everything to fall back into sync ASAP so we can get TTC happening!!!

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    Mine took 62 days first cycle... The following month was about 42 days roughly. I also remember thinking I was definitely getting AF some weeks as I had the usual pain... But nope!

    I ended up buying ovulation tests and got pregnant the following month.

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    I was on the pill for 13 years. It took a few months for my cycles to be somewhat regular and took us just over a year to conceive. My AF was much heavier and much more painful (both reasons that had me going on the pill in the first place grrrr)

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    Fertility friend app is very popular to track ov. I would hold out on the vitex for a while. Maybe wait until this cycle is finished and monitor when ov happens in the next one. If this one doesn't turn into a bfp of course.
    I was on the pill for 18 years and conceived after 3 cycles.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kazza78 View Post
    Fertility friend app is very popular to track ov. I would hold out on the vitex for a while. Maybe wait until this cycle is finished and monitor when ov happens in the next one. If this one doesn't turn into a bfp of course.
    I was on the pill for 18 years and conceived after 3 cycles.
    Thanks! That isn't a bad idea. I have fertility friend, don't think I can track when in a cycle so will just wait.
    I hate waiting lol
    Hoping for BFP and not have to bother, that would be nice. Haha.

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    I am a day late for AF too. First month off the pill but a bit unexpected seeing as I was very regular before. So frustrating because I am not sure whether my cycles are irregular at the moment.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ames1988 View Post
    I am a day late for AF too. First month off the pill but a bit unexpected seeing as I was very regular before. So frustrating because I am not sure whether my cycles are irregular at the moment.
    How did you determine your ov day?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ames1988 View Post
    I am a day late for AF too. First month off the pill but a bit unexpected seeing as I was very regular before. So frustrating because I am not sure whether my cycles are irregular at the moment.
    Feel exactly the same! Although it was years ago I do remember having regular cycles.
    If I don't get it after 2 months I will go see my gp. It's hard because being on the pill is masks everything so u don't know what is going on and if there have been any irregularities as the years go on.

    Good luck, hopefully it's a BFP and that's why you haven't got AF yet 😊

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    We didn't worry so much about when ov was. More of a try and see how we go approach I guess. Just expecting AF based on when I was taking the pill and hoping my cycles were the same as before, always 28 days. I suspect it's more of waiting for my cycles to sort out rather than a BFP. Might test anyway just to rule that out.


 

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