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Chances of pregnancy after a missed birth control pill - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   i was just wondering, i missed one of my pills and i had unproctected sex with my boyfriend, is there a chance of pregnancy and if so how big is the chance?
Doctor :   missing pills in second row of BCP pack is considered unsafe
Doctor :   and use of additional protection is recommended
Doctor :   since when you are taking these pills?
User :   ohh okay, so how long would i have to wait before i could find out if i am pregnant or not
Doctor :   if this is your first pack, then you are not protected until the pack is over and you get your periods
User :   um ive been taking this brand of pill for 3 months now
Doctor :   pregnancy can be detected approximately 11 days post conception by a blood beta HCG test and after about 20 days post conception with a urine pregnancy test.
User :   ok.
User :   and also if there more of a chance of pregnancy if i take my pill irrecgualry everyday? like not at the same time everyday?
Doctor :   if the time is varied for more than 2 hours, then effficacy is in doubt
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