iam using the contraceptive patch but want to get pregnant now , how long will this take to come out my system .


According to the

According to the manufacturers, there may be some delay in becoming pregnant after you stop using Ortho Evra, the contraceptive patch, especially if you had irregular menstrual cycles before you used hormonal contraceptives.

There may still be some birth control chemicals in your system after stopping to patch, and there may be some effects on your reproductive organs that last after the drugs are gone. Therefore, it is recommended that you postpone pregnancy until you begin menstruation regularly after you have stopped using Ortho Evra if you want to become pregnant.

There does not appear to be any increase in birth defects in newborn babies when pregnancy occurs soon after stopping hormonal contraceptives like the patch.

Best of luck,
Dr. Williams

Monnica Williams, Ph.D.
Sex Education Advisor. www.MonnicaWilliams.com.

STD Facts and Photos: www.STDsInColor.com.
Free Pregnancy Testing Centers: 800-395-HELP.

thankyou very much for the

thankyou very much for the advice it was very helpful

 
disclaimer

The information provided on Contracept.org is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her health professional. This information is solely for informational purposes and does not constitute the practice of medicine. We encourage all visitors to see a licensed physician or nutritionist if they have any concerns regarding health issues related to diet, personal image and any other topics discussed on this site. Neither the owners or employees of Contracept.org nor the author(s) of site content take responsibility for any possible consequences from any treatment, procedure, exercise, dietary modification, action or application of medication which results from reading this site. Always speak with your primary health care provider before engaging in any form of self treatment. Please see our Legal Statement for further information.