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19 Jan 2004

The Pill - New pack on 2nd day of period?
Dear Doc

I have been on Ginette for a year. I was wondering if it is possible to take a pill from a new pack on the 1st day of my period.

The last pill I drank was on Friday. Saturday through to Friday are all white pills. My period started today (Monday) Can I now start with the new pack tomorrow although I have already started my period? Or is it better to leave my period for the whole 5 days?
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01 Jan 0001

I take it that you took the last active pill on Friday. You should then start the next packet on this Saturday.

Best wishes
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