i took my patch off third week instead of fourth and had a period can I now start a new four week cycle and will I be protected
I took my ortho evra patch off a week early and had a period can I start a new cycle and be protect?
Question posted by pheegriffiths on 21 Sep 2015
Last updated on 22 September 2015
No. You havent' been protected since you took the patch off. You can't take it off early and maintain protection. You should put a patch on now for the next cycle but you will not be protected until the second patch.
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