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do you think i should use a condom if i missed just one birth control pill?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Missed contraceptive: That would be prudent. Missing 2 or more poses more of a risk.
Answered on Aug 7, 2013

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Contraception: The pills will prevent an unwanted pregnancy hut will not protect you from sexually transmitted diseases.
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No need: No. There is no need.
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Extremely unlikely.: Almost none.

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