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Question
Posted by: Hmmmm | 2008/07/28

Pregnant on the pill

Is it possible to fall pregnant while using the pill?

I am one week late today.

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There is a 1% failure rate with the Pill.

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Posted by: Giz | 2008/07/28

Yes you can fall pregnant on the pill, as with every other type of contraceptive. There is only 3 ways to make sure you never fall pregnant:
Abstenance
Sterilisation
Vasectomy
Have you missed a period? If so I' d do a test to be sure, if neg (Could be a false negative), wait a week and do another one as the HGC levels are oft too low early on to be detected and waiting a week will show a more accurate result.
GOOD LUCK

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Posted by: Dee GTC | 2008/07/28

Its very possible - i would do a test just to make sure.

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