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10 Jan 2005

Withdrawal method
My boyfriend refuses to ejaculate internally for fear of pregnancy even though I am on the pill and take it like clock work. How safe is the pill really and what are the chances of falling pregnant even with withdrawal. I find it irritating and non intimate to have to clean up after instead of laying together. Is this normal or odd? is he paranoid?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

I think your boyfriend is a bit paranoid. The Pill is more than 99% effective if taken correctly. The withdrawal method on its own is not very safe, because there is sperm in the pre-ejaculate.

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