A 33-year-old female asked:
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I want to change the time i take my birth control pills. How can I do that? I take them at 12pm and want to change to 7am.

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Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You can take birth control pills at any time you want - it does not matter.
Answered on Oct 24, 2017
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