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27 Feb 2004

Missed contraceptive pill - Nordette only, please
This is my first month on the contraceptive pill Nordette. What do I do if I miss a pill?

I haven't missed any of the active pills, only one of the red "inactive" ones. Do I just continue taking the rest? Start a new pack on my next period? What? Help, please.
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01 Jan 0001

The inactive pills have no hormone so it doesn't matter if you miss one. Carry on with the rest, but start your next pack after 7 days, not 8, i.e. pretend that you took the missed pill and carry on with the next day's pill.

Best wishes
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