Please speak to your care team for advice on trying for a baby, contraception or HRT
- If you are a woman of childbearing age, you may be able to get pregnant after having a liver transplant
- You should wait a year before trying for a baby
- For you and your baby’s safety, it’s essential that you speak to your transplant team before planning a family as your transplant medicines may need to change
- For contraception or HRT advice, please speak to your care team
Starting a family after a liver transplant
If you are a woman of childbearing age you may be able to get pregnant after a liver transplant.
For your baby's safety, your medicines may need to change.
Answers to common questions
Discuss your options with your liver transplant team
It’s crucial that you speak to your transplant team if you’re planning a baby as they can give you specific advice. If you do become pregnant, please let your liver transplant team know as soon as possible.
Looking for contraception or HRT advice?
If you have any questions about contraception or hormone replacement therapy (HRT), please speak to your liver transplant team.