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Question: What to do if you drop a birth control pill?

 poptart123 - Fri Jul 02, 2010 10:31 pm

I dropped a birth control pill (Microgestin Fe 1/20), and I couldn't find it. I took the next day's pill, but I'm not quite sure if I've done the right thing or where to go from here.
 Debbie Miller, RN - Wed Jul 21, 2010 4:35 pm

User avatar Hello,
You did the right thing, taking the next day's pills. Just continue to take them daily as prescribed. You will run out of pills one day early but that is of no consequence.

Best wishes.

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