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Barrier broke during intercourse, took morning pill. When safe to start taking pills?

hello. me and my husband have be using condoms for 3 years. we were really unlucky, the condom broke 3 times this month. it has never happened to us before. each time i took a morning pill. i want to start taking pills, when is it safe to start taking pills now? i imagine i should wait a bit, because there's so much hormones in my body right now? thanks
Asked On : Fri, 26 Apr 2013
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Hi dear user, thanks for your query.

In my opinion, pills should be started on the first day of your next cycle( i.e. the day on which you starts bleeding). Only then, you will be protected in your next cycle.

Hope this helps.
Answered: Tue, 18 Jun 2013
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