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Posted by: Kay | 2009/09/14

Missed contraceptives - Triphasil

Hi. I took the last pill on my pack on 31/08. Was then ill with flu &  didnt get new pack. Now i dont know where to start with the new pack as its already been 2 weeks since i took the last pill. Do i wait for the start of next period (still 2 weeks away!) or can i start new card at the point where i would have been had i been taking my pills as usual? How long do i need to take extra precaution for? Please help!

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The best thing would be to wait and start with your next period. You will need to use extra precautions till you have been back on the Pill for a week.

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