A 47-year-old member asked:
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How long after i start taking alesse birth control pills will i be completely protected?

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Dr. Ernie Ordonez
56 years experience in Bariatrics
A week: Though oc doesn't totally protect you, it is good to take it anyway.
Answered on Feb 9, 2013

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No telling: Remember no such thing as total protection when you engage in sexual activities. A chance to take.
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As any: As safe as any bcps. Any med has risks.

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