“Dear Experts: I’ve been on birth control for as long as I can remember, and now that I’m finally off, my significant other and I are trying to get pregnant. How should I plan this? What’s the best way to find out if I’m even fertile anymore?”
Once a woman stops her birth control, it may take up to a
year to become pregnant. If you have just begun trying to get pregnant, then be
patient. There are several ways to estimate when you are ovulating so see your
care provider for a physical exam and begin taking a good multivitamin with
Hope this helps!