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03 Feb 2004

Am I pregnant?
Dear Doc
I am a mother of 2 healthy boys, aged 5 & 3. However, I am showing quite a few symptoms of pregancy, fatigue, weight, pimples (my normal symptoms). I am however on the pill, Triphasil, which I never miss but might take a bit late. What is the likelywood of me falling pregnant?
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01 Jan 0001

The Pill is more than 99% effective. Unless you have missed a period, I do not think that pregnancy should be a concern. The symptoms you describe are also common side effects of the Pill.

Best wishes
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