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should i double take a pack or get emergency contraceptive?

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my boyfriend and i had sex last night and the condom ripped i am on the pill but took my last one in the pack last night. i missed 1 pill last friday(7days ago) i am worried about getting pregnant now. should i double take a pack or get emergency contraceptive?

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replied October 29th, 2011
Birth Control Answer A27989
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If you had been regular with taking your birth control pills at scheduled time daily (and have not missed 2 or more than 2 active pills), you should remain protected. Wait and watch for your withdrawal bleeding. If you suspect chances of pregnancy (or if you have not been regular with taking your birth control pills), you can consider taking emergency contraception. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation and assistance. Be regular with your birth control use and use additional protection to continue to remain protected.
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