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When can I expect my periods after taking birth control pills ?

If my period is expected on thursday but took next choice on monday when will my period come I am a 17 year old female, and this is my first time taking this, had unprotected sex on sunday, and took Next Choice on Monday
Sun, 8 Jan 2012
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hello,
as you have taken the pill very less chance to get pregnant. but the emergency pll can make your periods irregular by 7 to 8 days. so if you will not get your period , get a pregnancy test done.take care
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