7 common misconceptions about the Pill

Half of those surveyed believe they will have fertility issues after stopping the drug

Despite 40 years of use, myths still persist about the oral contraceptive pill, especially in relation to future fertility, Danish researchers report.

Oral contraceptive pills

In their online survey of more than 2500 women, they have found that two-thirds of current users have wondered whether their combined oral contraceptive pill would affect their future fertility.

Even though Danish women have a high level of general reproductive knowledge, the researchers say they still found significant misapprehensions and concerns