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Is it necessary to take diane pill if not having sex?

Mar 2013
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Hi, I am going overseas 2day, and I forgot to take my diane35 with me... I wouldn't be back home for 2 weeks... Since I wouldn't be having sex, do I just contine taking the pill from where I left off when I get home in 2weeks?
Posted Thu, 16 May 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Aarti Abraham 43 minutes later
Thanks for your query.
After you get home, use a backup method of contraception till your period.
Once you have your period, start a fresh pack from day 1 of your cycle again.
Take care
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