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If you took the active BCP as directed you do not have to worry about pregnancy during the week of placebo pills.

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Q: Can you get pregnant during the placebo week?
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What are the chances of getting pregnant if you have been on the pill for 12 years and have unprotected sex during the placebo pill week?

No chance of pregnancy if you take your birth control everyday at the same time. You are still protected during the placebo week even if you have unprotected intercourse.

Can you get pregnant during the placebo week if you don't take the pills during that week?

No. They have nothing to do with preventing pregnancy. They just help you keep track of the number of days before you start your new cycle.

How long does it take until your period arrives when on the pill?

Usually, your period while come during the placebo week of your pills. If you have not started your period even after the placebo week, you should take a pregnancy test.

Can you pregnant after a week your period?

You can pregnant at anytime before after or during

Why would you bleed after missing a week of birth control?

You bleed after missing a week of birth control because your hormone level dropped, just as it does during the placebo or pill-free week.

When to expect menstruation after finishing first pack of pill?

Your menstrual cycle should be expected during the week of your placebo pills.

Is it safe to take the placebo pills a week early to get this period earlier?

That would mean stopping your pills a week early, no that is not a good idea, you could ovulate and get pregnant. You would be better off skipping the placebo pills and going straight to the new pack, the day you should start the placebo - so you don't have breakthrough bleeding that month. (skip your period completely that cycle.)

If you start taking placebo pills and have not started your menstrual cycle are you at risk of being pregnant?

A placebo has no medical properties at all so, yes, you would be at risk of getting pregnant.

Why don't I have a period during while taking the sugar pills?

You may not get a period during the placebo week/sugar pills,either because your birth control did not give you a period because of the hormones, or you may be pregnant. Pregnancy typically occurs when you do not get a period. If you do not take your birth control pills everyday at the same time you will increase your chances of becoming pregnant.

Do you pee a lot during the first week your pregnant?


If taking birth control when should you start your menstrual cycle?

Your period usually comes during the placebo pills week(sugar pills).

Can a female dog get pregnant during the entire 3 weeks she is in heat?

Anything is possible, but generally they get pregnant during the second week.

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