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Mundelein, IL
A 22-year-old female asked:

can i be pregnant even if i'm on the pill even when i'm supposed to get my period. i've had painful 1s before that's y i'm on it dr said no . was safe?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Preg. is possible: Birth control pills are very effective but not 100% effective (for several reasons). A few women will still get pregnant while on the pill. So, a woman can do a urine pregnancy test is she is worried that she may be pregnant.

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Last updated Jun 14, 2013

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