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30 May 2011

Inactive Uterus
Hi GynaeDoc,
I have recently gotten married and we are dying to start trying for kids now.

I stopped taking my contraceptive last year May, and all was fine, a few months (5-6) before the wedding my periods were 40 - 42 days apart. my GP put me back on the pill for 3 months - this being my last.
I had my pre wedding checkup with gynae before the wedding and she said that i needed to gain weight to ovulate, which is fine, i had lost alot due to stress. She also mnetioned that I what looked like an inactive uterus, which I canot seem to get out of my head, and cannot remember what that meant, can you advise? is this giong to be a problem when I fall pregnant, or at least can I fall pregnant?

also, now that we are going to be trying, is it safe to be trying so early after stopping the pill, or should one wait a month until you have a natural period?

thanks,
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It may have been an inactive womb lining. This is common that the lin ing thins after being on the Pill. It usually builds up again in a few months.You can try straight away after stopping the Pill.

Best wishes
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