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Irregular periods, cramps, vomiting, taking birth control, had unprotected sex. Am I pregnant?

I am 22 years old and I used to have irregular periods until I had my son. I started my period back on April 7th and it lasted like 6-7 days then I began spotting on April 27th and it got a little heavier and lasted about 9 days. I was due to start around the 22nd-23rd of this month and have not started. I did cramp about a week and a half ago & also got sick a few times. I haven t had any symptoms that my period is going to start. I am indeed on the birth control pill but there was 2 or 3 times I forgot to take it a few weeks ago and just doubled up. I do have unprotected sex with my boyfriend. Is there a chance that I could be pregnant? I do know that when I got pregnant with my son I remember having two periods in one month and then not having one the next month and was about 3wks late before I took a test. Thats why i questioned being pregnant cause its so similar.
Asked On : Sun, 3 Jun 2012
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Thank you for posting your query.
It is indeed possible that you may be pregnant. The best way forward is to do a pregnancy test and be sure.
If positive, you must obviously stop your birth control pills and start taking folic acid. Also make an appointment to see your doctor.
Best wishes.
Answered: Sun, 9 Dec 2012
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