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Could you tell me what happens if a woman continues taking her birth control pill well into a pregnancy?

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Dr. Paula Hillard
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
No evidence of harm: They won't work! :-) while this isn't what is recommended of course, there is not evidence of an increased risk of birth defects or miscarriage.

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Last updated Jul 29, 2013

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