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19 Apr 2006

fat after pill
i have been on genette since i was 13 it is a very weak pill, i want to go off now because my husband and i want to fall pregnant, i would like to know will i pick up weight if i leave the pill? and what type of foods should i eat to aid in falling pregnant should i also take vitimans?

i have a very small frame and am very skinny and they say i will battle to fall pregnant because of this is it true?

thank you for any response.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Most women do not gain weight after stopping the Pill. There are no particular foods thast help with pregnancy, but you should take folate. If your BMI is less than 20, you may struggle to fall pregnant.

Natasha, please refer to the Top 5 questions.

Best wishes
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