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Spotting red and brown 5 days before my period. Didn't miss any birth control pills this month. I have slight cramps. Could it be pregnancy? Or what?

Unlikely, but... is this the only time this happened? breakthrough pregnancy while on OCP are uncommon. Pregnancy tests are sensitive enough to catch an early positive if in doubt. Embryo implantation can cause "early mild bleeding" usually around the 21st day of the cycle. Read more...

I'm on birth control pills, had unprotected sex last day of my period. Chances of pregnancy?

Minimal. Assuming that you've taken your pills correctly all along then it's the same as birth control effectiveness in general. the chance is less than 3% Read more...
Not likely. . If you are good about taking your pills, you should be OK. Remember, though, the pill prevents pregnancy, but not STDs. Using condoms and spermicide will reduce your risk of exposure. Read more...

I have very irregular periods so I started my birth control pills on the last day of last month, am I protected against pregnancy?

After two weeks. You would be protected after taking the pill for two weeks. Read more...
NO. It is recommended that you complete a first cycle of birth control pills with back up protection. After that you should be protected against pregnancy. Read more...
Pregnancy. No you are not. If you engage in unprotected intercourse, you have a risk for pregnancy. It takes 2-3 months of regular use of the pills before you can count on it for birth control, but as you know it does not prevent STD. Read more...