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A female asked:

Missed 2 birth control pills, had unprotected sex, started my period right after, immediately took a pill. period in 2 days, but spotting now; normal?

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Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 62 years experience
Sex: Any time you have unprotected sex there is à possibility of pregnancy. Do a home pregnancy test
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Last updated Jul 10, 2017

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