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By Anonymous June 6, 2017 - 4:02am
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If I take my last inactive pill a night late, do I have to wait 7 days to be protected by my next pack?

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Hello Anonymous,

Welcome to EmpowHER. Thank you for your question.

It should make no difference if you take the last inactive pill a day late.

You should have withdrawal bleeding during the week of inactive pills.

You will be protected once you start taking the active pills. Continue to take a daily pill at the same time each day.


June 6, 2017 - 8:18am
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