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cool forum-

i just have a quick question that i need an answer to quickly before something happens with this guy and me.

now, ive never had sex before, but this guy and i are talking about it. he might come over today..and i need to know this before anything happens-
if i havent had sex before, and i do it once, do i need to start eating and birth control pills or any pills after ONE time? or is it ok?
ive never known..and id like to know.

hope you guys can get back to my quickly.
thanks in advance.
ps-we WILL use a condom. no doubt.

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You need to have been taking birth control pills for a month before you have sex in order to be able to rely on them for contraception.

However, if used correctly for all genital contact, condoms can provide a high level of protection.

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