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A 20-year-old female asked:

I miss the 3 last active pills on my birthcontrol i forgot , i'm suppose to start my period this thursday can i get pregnant?

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Dr. Douglas Lawson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: You need to be using a condom or abstaining until re established on your next cycle. If you commonly forget the pill, I would use a condom all the time.

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Last updated Jul 1, 2015

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