A 44-year-old female asked:
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I was late taking my sprintec bcp by about 2 hours. I was on day 6 of week 2. Is that a problem?

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Dr. Carolyn Thompson
27 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably OK: Did you take it as soon as you remembered?
Answered on Mar 29, 2014

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