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Birth control pills

I went on a trip and forgot my bc pills at home. I missed almost 2 weeks of pills. I just got a new pack and am going to start it tonight. How long until its safe to have sex without using another method of bc?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:53 PM on Jul. 7, 2011 in Health

Answers (3)
  • Depends on what you take but probably a week.
    MommyofTwo331

    Answer by MommyofTwo331 at 3:55 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • Best to ask your pharmacist rather than guess.
    JSD24

    Answer by JSD24 at 3:58 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

  • I think it's more like a month but ask your doc or pharmacist to know for sure. also use a backup method just in case.
    mmsfirstone

    Answer by mmsfirstone at 4:47 PM on Jul. 7, 2011

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