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goldfish00
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i had left my purse in my friends car and my pack of pills was in there, so i opened up a new pack and took one from that pack at the time i was supposed to. do you think this is ok and i will still be protected?
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Karybu
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As long as you took your pill on time (and if you're on a multi-phasic pill, a pill from the correct week) then you should be just fine. Just remember that you're missing a pill from that pack now, so you will have to find a way to make that up when you get to it.

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goldfish00
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nope i'm pretty sure it's not multi-phasic, as far as i know. and yeah i'm just going to keep the extra one in my old pack and take it at the beginning of the next pack. thaaaanks [Smile]
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