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explosions12
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I have a pack of pills that was expired 1/12, two months ago. It is unopened, is it still safe to use if I am using condoms as well? Do they really expire exactly that month, or is it just the sell by date from the pharmacy? I also mainly want to use them to control my acne breakouts.

Thanks in advance

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Heather
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I'd call your pharmacist and ask.

Personally, I'd never advise using anything past the expiry date, be it condoms, medications or foods.

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