I Went Off Birth Control

This group for anyone who has gone off the pill to preserve their physical or emotional health. 169 People

    I stopped taking birth-control way back in

    January and I'm still not pregnant. Granted, I do have PCOS which means it will be harder to get pregnant among all the other symptoms the disorder causes. While have been working with my doctor and eating better and loosing weight I am still very frustrated and disheartened. I...
    ACuriousStudent ACuriousStudent
    26-30, F
    Dec 19, 2014

    I just ended my first cycle of the mini pack

    pill and I'm over it. I'm throwing the last 2 packs in the GARBAGE. It's fu-ck -ing with my life. First, I've been spotting for a whole month straight. Second, my sex drive has decreased drastically and I can't even or-gasm anymore. And that's depressing because I'm a very...
    WantWhatYouCantHave WantWhatYouCantHave
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 2, 2014

    Birth Control

    Anyone have any advice on a birth control they liked or disliked and why. I'm having a hard time finding one that works well for me.
    Ann91708 Ann91708
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 9, 2013

    I Stopped Taking The Pill

    When I realized I was a lesbian and wasn't going to have sex with men anymore.  Whoooo-hooooo!
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Aug 16, 2010

    Has anyone here got blood clots,

    or heard of getting blood clots after getting off the pill? Please help, it's important.
    inadequacies inadequacies
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 25, 2014

    I took the pull for a month

    when I was a freshman in high school and I hated it! Nothing ever felt normal or right. Haven't taken it since!
    DenverGirl25 DenverGirl25
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Oct 18, 2014

    Sure did and i hate it,

    my face breaks out now....and when i took pills my face was so clear....but to be honest i stopped taking them because they made me sick ..upset my stomach....and head aches ..weight gain.... omg...the works...but my skin was flawless so i just sucked it up,,,but it was too much...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl
    70+, F
    Sep 25, 2014

    I just came off the depo

    and it was just only my first shot. First of all when I got it my arm hurt for weeks. Then after the first month I was like okay it's working I'm didn't get my period the next month I was bleeding for a month in a half. The doctors checked me out and said that nothing was wrong...
    wifey2be wifey2be
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 18, 2014

    Hi guys! I got the Depo shot in November 13.

    I was suppose to get it on Feb 25 but didn't because i didnt like how it made me feel, it made me spot/bleed since jan 1st february was a little heavier and i got so tired of that. I went to the doctors and asked for birth control pills to regulate my period. I started taking...
    kikims27 kikims27
    22-25, F
    Mar 24, 2014

    Why I Finally Stopped Taking The Pill

    I started this group because I wanted to share my experience with birth control and why I finally stopped taking it. Hopefully if you are like I was and are questioning whether you should go off the pill, my story will help you make your own decision. I must admit that of all...
    NovemberBlue NovemberBlue
    22-25, F
    10 Responses Aug 16, 2010
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