i stop'd taking my birth control and still have a weeks worth... but i had sex like 4 weeks ago on my period. i got my period again but it was wierd it was spotty for a day and watery ... could i be pregnant??


It is very hard to predict

It is very hard to predict whether or not you could be pregnant given the pattern or irregular use of your contraceptives. If you miss more than two pills in a row (not including the sugar pills) then you are at risk of pregnancy. A spotty or irregular period can be a sign of pregnancy, but it could also be caused by having missed some of your pills. The best thing for you to do at this point is to get a sensitive pregnancy test so that you can know for sure. Anytime you miss a pill you should contact your pharmacist for instructions on what to do next.

Best of luck,
Dr. Williams

Monnica Williams, Ph.D.
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