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  If I have sex without using something then forget two take my pill for 2 days, does that mean that I may become pregnant?

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Dear Jordan-Lee,

Yes, there is the possibility that you can become pregnant. Birth control pills are highly effective, when taken as prescribed. In order for BC pills to offer this excellent protection, the female must remember to take one pill per day.

However, as you should have been told by your doctor, if you miss one day, then you should take two the next day. And if you miss two days in a row (like in your case) you should take two pills the next day, and two pills the day after that, and continue on with one pill a day the way that you normally would.

We should also mention that BC pills, although offering excellent protection against unplanned pregnancy, offer no protection against sexually transmitted infections.
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