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How long after starting birth control pills do I have to wait to have unprotected sex?
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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: One month backyp
If you have not been on any form of contraception prior to the pill, start the pill at your next menstrual cycle and use a barrier method(condoms) of backup contraception for the first month to be safe.

In brief: One month backyp
If you have not been on any form of contraception prior to the pill, start the pill at your next menstrual cycle and use a barrier method(condoms) of backup contraception for the first month to be safe.
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