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Killingworth, CT
A 16-year-old female asked:

2 years on 28 day cycle birth control. period ended saturday forgot to take pill sunday, and had sex today, wednesday. am i at high risk of pregnancy?

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Dr. Elise Sadoun
Family Medicine 14 years experience
If no pill >1 week: If you are off your pill for more than 1 week (placebo pills don't count) then you are at high risk of pregnancy. I suggest getting plan b. However, if you only missed sunday, but took the others from monday to wednesday, you are at lower risk. Good luck.

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