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A 22-year-old male asked:

On minastrin 24 for a month, skipped sugar pills, missed days 3&4 of new pack. doubled up for two days then regular had unprotected sex on day 9.prego?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Take a test: The only way to find out if you are pregnant is to take a pregnancy test. Head to the pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
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Unlikely: But still a possibility so take a test.
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Last updated Feb 17, 2014

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