i've been taking loestrin 24 fe for a month and a half now. for the past few days in a row, i took the pill about an hour and a half late. then the next day or two i was on time. but just yesterday, around one am in the morning, my boyfriend and i had unsafe sex. im wondering if im protected enough or if i should be worried about pregnancy. i know that there is the possiblity of plan b, but im wondering if i should take it or not if i know that im protected. please helpppp!
You should be fine, especially after the first 21 days of the active pills. The pill is 99 % effective unless you actually miss a pill or take a medication that lessens it's effectiveness. For a list of those medications, check with your pharmacist, the list may include antibiotics and prescription pain medications.
- Loestrin 24 Fe Information for Consumers
- Loestrin 24 Fe Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Loestrin 24 Fe (detailed)
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