A 25-year-old female asked:
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i'm on bc, skipped pill on day 3 of pack, period ended morning of day 4, had sex that evening, took skipped pill within 24 hrs(22 hrs).am i pregnant?

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Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience Family Medicine
Delayed dose of OCP: No, not very likely. The belief is that you need to miss at least 2 doses of your birth control pills before you lose protection.
Answered on Apr 8, 2014
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