A 19-year-old female asked:
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if i had unprotected sex the day before my "patch free" week.. could i still get my period? well, i had unprotected sex the day before my "patch free" week and i'm scared that i'll miss my period.. so i need to know.

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Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
If : If you used the patch as directed you should be protected, and your period should come as usual. However, you should know that the patch is about 97% effective, so there is always a very small chance of pregnancy. If you miss your next cycle, take a pregnancy test. Good luck.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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