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A 20-year-old female asked:

I am on beyaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol and levomefolate). i missed two days in the third week. can i not take two pills today and two tomorrow to get back on track? the packet is confusing.

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Dr. Christina Adberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
You are correct: To make up for two missed pills (in any week), you take two pills for two nights. I would probably use a back up method this week, until you've had your period and started a new pack.

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Last updated Mar 8, 2014

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