A 26-year-old female asked:
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on nexplanon and sprinted bc for breakthrough bleeding, missed my pill by 3 hours today. i do not let this happen often, am i still protected?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes.: Although no birth control method is 100% effective, you're well protected. The delay of 3 hours should not make a difference.
Answered on Oct 20, 2015
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