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A 25-year-old female asked:

Ive switched from minastrin 24 fe to beyaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol and levomefolate) during first week my husband came in me would i be fully protected since i just switched birth control pill?

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Dr. C Mbaeri
Dr. C Mbaerianswered
Specializes in Family Medicine
No Problem: If there weren't several days between stopping one and starting the other, there shouldn't be any problems.
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