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When should I start taking pills after periods ?

My girlfriend just ended her period on Sept 16th, which was a Thursday, can she start taking birth control pills on the following Sunday? Also, on the pill, will she still receive her period?
Asked On : Sun, 19 Sep 2010
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Pediatrician 's  Response

welcome to hcm

thanks for the query

no its already late. she can start the oral contraceptive pills from next can take the help of barrier method during this period

it should be taken at the same time each day

If one or more tablets are forgotten for more than 12 hours, contraceptive protection will be reduced.she will not receive when she is on pills.

take care
Answered: Mon, 29 Aug 2011
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