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A 31-year-old female asked:

hi i accidently took 3 yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pills today . i had a very crazy day and mindlessly took 2 extra - what will happen ? do i need to go to the er?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Don't go to the ER: No. One does not need to go to the er or even to the doctor because they took a few birth control pills. It will mess your cycle a bit, but just stay on the oak and refill it when it is time to refill.

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Last updated Dec 6, 2013

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