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A 24-year-old female asked:

My period was on april 13 stopped my birthcontrol pill march 9 started back on it may 3 if i am on my second week on lessina birthcontrol pill how long do i wait to have sex i have sex may 16 would i be protected from pregnancy or how long do i esit?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
June: In such a situation, a couple typically can just add condoms for May, and not have to think about these things. June will be the second month back on birth control pills, and if no missed pills, June will be fine and safe. Condoms work great, and a couple should always have some on hand. Condoms are versatile. Good for back up use, etc... No worries.

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Last updated May 13, 2020

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