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A 34-year-old female asked:

I am on birth control pills but had unprotected sex a week before my period was due now im a day late on my period took two pregnancy tests and they w?

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Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Possible pregnancy: If you took your pills faithfully, then pregnancy is unlikely. You should get a pregnancy test and continue your pills. Your period will probably get back on track. If not, then get a gyn check.
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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