... bleeding. But I wonder how long I will have to take it before I am protected against pregnancy? (how long will I have to use a back-up contraceptive?)
When you begin to use oral contraceptives , your body will require at least 7 days to adjust before a pregnancy will be prevented. You will need to use an additional birth control method for at least 7 days. Some doctors recommend using an additional method of birth control for the first cycle (or 3 weeks) to ensure full protection. Follow the advice of your doctor or other health care professional.
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