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22 Jan 2008

Leaving
I have been on the pill for many years. I want to leave the pill next month. Is there a better time to leave it ie when I start my period?
I had bad skin (acne) when I first started the Pill (16). Will it come back? I am now 35. Is it best to be off the pill for 6 months before I fall pregnant?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The best time to stop is at the end of a packet.
It is hard to say whether or not your acne will come back. The only way to know is to stop and see what happens.
You do not need to wait 6 months after stopping the Pill before trying to conceive.

Best wishes
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