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chance of pregnancy two days before inactive pills

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience in Geriatrics
Depends on ovulation: Dought problem with two missed pills, put stranger things have happened.

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elvia Greathouse
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: If she missed 3 days of her pill, of course there is a possibility of pregnancy. If she does not get her period as usual, she needs to take a pregnan ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Tests are accurate: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, STD's, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a rel ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Very little chance: Missing a pill and taking it next day 2 pills increase the risk of pregnancy but not that much.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Little chance: A morning-after pill taken the day after sex is very effective in preventing pregnancy. It is about 95% effective, which translates to: if 100 women ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Depends: Studies show it depends on the type of pill progestin only or combined contraceptive pill, and the time of the cycle.. See attached: https://health.c ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Evans II
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably safe!: If you used double back up protection, you should be safe. Generally, we recommend waiting until your post op visit before resuming sexual relations ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Mcgraw
27 years experience in Family Medicine
Should be protected: Just a few hours late taking your BC should not cause any problems or affect you protection.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Highly doubtful: Think: condoms and oral contraceptives.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pretty low: In general missing one pill does not impact fertility much. Of course it would be best to not miss the pills. If you frequently miss pills consider sw ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norman Solberg
54 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Low: If you miss 2 days of pills, pregnancy chance is present, but it's not high. Once you've been back on the pill for 7 days, you're fully protected aga ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Smith
40 years experience in Family Medicine
Potential: Anytime you do not take your birth control as directed--you decrease the effectiveness of the birth control---and should use a back up method during t ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Low chance: If you have been on BC consistently for four years and the above happened, it would be a low probability to get pregnant. If you are very worried, you ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: When you miss more than one pill in a cycle, you chances for conceiving is markedly increased.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: There is not a way to quantify the odds of getting pregnant when someone is using birth control pills sporadically or incorrectly. You can not rely on ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Unlikely: Missing one pill in the cycle nd doubling up the next day should not change the effectiveness of the birth control pill.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Since you started pill on your menses you should be ok. :).
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience in General Practice
This could be not: your actual period but a break-through bleeding from taking the pill late. Take a pregnancy test if you miss your period when you get sugar pills.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Protected sex: If you took your active pills correctly, you won't get pregnant then.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Oral Contraception: Oral contraception is extremely effective when taken correctly but is not 100% protective. Drinking alcohol and other factors can affect the effective ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Slim, but..: Slim chances of pregnancy but not impossible as Plan B does not always work.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Since you started the pill the first day of your period then they started working after about 7 days.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Highly doubtful: Obviously, it depends on how many pills you skipped; however the Plan B should cover you- Obviously it only takes 1 sperm cell, however, if dates are ... Read More
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