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... I am quitting the pill after 14 years. Anyone else in a similar situation? ... (2 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 20, 2007
... You're so right about that. They are too quick to prescribe the pill without even explaning exactly how it works and what's going to happen. When I went on it the thought of quitting didn't cross my mind. ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 20, 2007
... Yeah, my doc told me my libido problems were all in my head, "that the pill just doesn't do this to women. ... (22 replies)

Quitting The Pill?
Feb 19, 2007
... I know exactly how you feel. They say it's not the BC, but I know that it is since before I started taking the pill my sex drive was perfectly fine, ever since it's been down to zero. It's very frustrating. ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 19, 2007
... this post is such an inspiration to me! I have been on the pill for over 10 years and I too have had my sex drive drop to 0! I used to have a great sex life....I asked me doctor if it was the pill and she said no. ... (22 replies)
... I was on Orthotricyclen for almost 6 years. ... (0 replies)
... I quit the pill and I was ecstatic! I had all of the same side effects you did from quitting! Listen, your body has to readjust to not being fed fake hormones. ... (3 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 22, 2007
... Ok, after a ton of advice and consideration, I have officially decided to quit the pill. It is probably one of the most difficult decisions of my life. ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 20, 2007
... That pretty much sums up my experience with it. My boyfriend suggested the pill and I had been thinking about it for a while anyway... ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 20, 2007
... Actually, your periods don't necessarily get worse off the pill. ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 20, 2007
... The only concern about quitting at this point are periods. When I wasn't taking the pill my periods were usually irregular, sometimes they'd come a week early, or a week late... always so unpredictable and I absolutely hated that. ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 19, 2007
... Thanks for the response. Do keep me posted on the weight thing because that's my main issue at this point. ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 18, 2007
... Hi, I have been lurking around this message board for a couple of weeks now and your post has prompted me to write. I have been on the pill since I was 20 and am now 35. I never put two and two together why I have gained 12 lbs. over the past 10 or so years until recently. ... (22 replies)
Quitting The Pill?
Feb 18, 2007
... I'll basically list the pros and cons and hopefully that will help with my decision. ... (22 replies)
... Thanks for the input StenoLady. ... (22 replies)
... I'm seriously considering quitting the pill. I've been on birth control for the past 5 years. ... (22 replies)
... ere super predictable and light, my face hardly ever broke out... It was amazing. Then after about 6 months of use, I had just finished my first week of pills in the pack, so a week after my last period ended, I began to cramp, PMS style. A few days later I started to bleed. Like a gyeser. ... (0 replies)
... You shouldn't do the weaning off thing, because that has not been studied in any clinical trials and probably isn't a good idea. ... (1 replies)
... Yes there are side effects from quitting the pill. For some women they are very mild and not a big deal but for others they are so annyoing that they go back on the pill because they don't want to stick it out. ... (2 replies)
... y agree, you're absolutely not stupid and you shouldn't feel that way. Unfortunately, the doctors don't inform their patients of these things when they put them on birth control, so the women end up not knowing what's going on when they go off or what to expect. ... (4 replies)


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