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What precautions should one take during sex while on Trigestrel ?

Hi, my girlfriend was on Triphasel then she went to the clinic to get her new supply of the pill , they put her on trigestrel. Ive read that Trigestrel is the Generic version of Triphasel. Im wondering if she starts with this new pill if there is a waiting period for how long we have to be extra safe while having sex or if we can just carry on like normal right away?
Asked On : Sat, 31 Mar 2012
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Hi, The new pill should be started on the day when she was supposed to start her new pack & if there was no gap in starting the pill ( that is if no pill was missed ) no extra precaution required. Generally it is considered a good practice to use barrier methods (condoms) along with the pills. It will offer extra precaution as well as more likely to protect you from STDs. Bye.
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