I forgot to take the pill one day

If you forget to take the pill one day, do not panic. There are certain precautionary measures that can prevent serious consequences like unwanted pregnancy. We’ll explain what you should do.

Do not forget that birth control pills do not protect against diseases / sexually transmitted infections, so it is important not discard the possibility to protect double contraception.

In any of the above situations it is recommended that you make an appointment with your doctor or go to a clinic for a specialist to see your particular case and advise you according to your case.

Sources; The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Tool Kit for Teen Care, Health Care second edition www.acog.org/~/media/Departments/Adolescent / Teen Care Tool Kit / SuggestedResponsesLT2.pdf dmc = 1 & ts =? 20130518T1147196084. Retrieved on June 4, 2013, Planned Parenthood: What to Do If You Forget to Take the Pill. Retrieved on June 4, 2013