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Hi I started birth control pills on day 3 of my cycle. I had unprotected sex on the 6th day of taking birth control. Do I need to take the plan b pill?

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Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: If you started your birth control pills on day 3 of your cycle, you are protected and don't need Plan B. Hope this helps.
Answered on Jul 31, 2015

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