A 18-year-old female asked:
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very strict about birth control and take it the same time every day. can i have unprotected sex without getting pregnant?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Yes: that is the purpose
Answered on Oct 12, 2014
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Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Most Likely But...: The odds are highly in your favor, but no birth control method is 100%.
Answered on Oct 13, 2014
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