A 18-year-old female asked:
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was supposed to get period today & instead brown discharge came out. on birth control & had unprotected sex and missed a pill but took it 12 hrs after?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy concern?: If you have taken all of your previous pills without missing any and the result was the brown discharge(period) then it is unlikely that you have gotten pregnant.
Answered on Jan 8, 2016
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Pregnancy test: It will be unlikely that your are pregnant sin BCP is effective. However a pregnancy will be accurate
Answered on Aug 9, 2016

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Jurewitz
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Missing pills: You are probably ok - meaning not pregnant. But you should get a pregnancy test in a few weeks to see if you are. Missing two days, although not recom ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Pregnancy test: Certainly do a home pregnancy test and be faithful about taking BC pills on a regular basis. If you miss a full cycle- see your GYN.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Childs
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Missed day: It is hard to say. When you miss your birth control pills your cycle is likely to change. Either you may have early onset of menses or miss a period. ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Walter Evans II
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spotting is normal: The morning after pill can make some spotting. Please check a home pregnancy test 14-16 days after the unprotected intercourse.

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