Unwanted Pregnancies

Patient

Q: My husband is 61 years old and I am 35. We have a 9 year old child. I recently stopped taking birth control pills due to issues with the hormones affecting my health. Otherwise, I am in good health. I do NOT want to get pregnant ever again, but don't want to take bc pills, don't want IUDs or a tubal, etc. I intend to just use spermicide, nothing else. What do you think the chances are that I will become pregnant?

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