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A 26-year-old female asked:

Im on combined birth control pills and i have been now for over a year and never miss a pill but today i left for work and forgot to take it. so, instead of taking it at 7:00am i took it at 6pm. i am in week one of my pack. am i protected?

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Certainly : It’s good you took the missed pill at the time you could. You need then to just carry on taking the pills at the usual time and you should be fine

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