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I took my pill 2-3 hours late?

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Hi, I have been on birth control for about a year now. I take loestrin 24. I'm in my second week of pills for this pack. Last night my boyfriend and I had unprotected sex and he ejaculated inside of me. The next morning I took my pill 2-3 hours late. What are the chances of me being pregnant? Should I get plan B?


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replied November 24th, 2011
Birth Control Answer A28831
Hi,
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If you have been regular with taking the birth control pills at scheduled time daily, you should continue to have the protection. If you have taken the pill late, there are no problems unless you remember to take that day’s pill at the right time. Do not miss taking any active pill. If you miss taking any pills in between, follow the missed-pill-protocol. Use additional protection if having intercourse after you miss taking any active pills. Wait and watch for your periods/withdrawal bleeding. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further clarification.
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