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. I've been advised that I need to stop taking my combined

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Hi. I've been advised that I need to stop taking my combined cp (microgynon) for surgery scheduled next week. I need to stop the pill from tomorrow ( wednesday) for a few months. I have 5 days left in my pack and I last had sex on Monday (yesterday). My question is if I stop my pills now with 5 days left then will I be at risk of pregnancy from sex 2 days ago?..

Hi. There should be no problem with stopping the microgynon after today.

You will be covered until tomorrow from getting pregnant so all you need to do after today is have protected sex

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