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How long should I use a backup after having Mirena removed and starting BC pills?

I had the Mirena removed on the 24th and started AF on the 26th I started the pill on Sunday the 29th how much longer should I use a backup method?

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Asked by brittanybell at 2:09 PM on Aug. 31, 2010 in Health

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  • i've been told a month.. use the 1st pack then you should be ok..

    Answer by proudmommy690 at 2:10 PM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • I agree - they always say a month.

    Answer by bandgeek521 at 2:14 PM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • 4-6 weeks ....defiantly until your period comes again. After your next period you should be safe.

    Answer by Ladyblue38 at 11:16 AM on Sep. 1, 2010

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