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i missed my BC pill sun,mon...i took 3 this morning did i screw it up or will it still work?

the pill hormone takes 4 days after im done with the pack to start my period. we didn't have sex monday and not today yet hahaha

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:37 AM on Oct. 6, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • if you miss a day of BC you should never take more than one dose a day. that can serious screw with your system. any time that you miss a pill there is a chance.
    Marri357

    Answer by Marri357 at 8:49 AM on Oct. 6, 2009

  • Call your doctor and discuss it with them. They'll be able to advise you best. But three in one day doesn't sound like a good idea. What do the directions say about a missed dose?
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 9:00 AM on Oct. 6, 2009

  • if you miss a day or you're not taking them at the same time everyday it increases your chances of conception.

    you should never take more than one dose per day, if you missed 2 days, just start back up, maybe set an alarm so you know when to take it everyday. i'm not sure of the effects of taking more than one dose, if any. if you're concerned you may want to call your doc.
    1st_time_mom23

    Answer by 1st_time_mom23 at 9:17 AM on Oct. 6, 2009

  • Use condoms for the rest of this month. and don't do that again.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:43 AM on Oct. 6, 2009

  • use condoms, you will likely have some spotting. You could also get pretty sick to your stomach and have cramps. triple dosing yourself is not an effective method. I would stop taking that pack, have your period, and start a new pack.

    ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 10:24 AM on Oct. 6, 2009

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