View Full Version : how long to wait till birth control is effective
11-20-2006, 09:35 PM
how long does the girl have to keep taking it for so u can have sex and it will do its job
11-20-2006, 10:29 PM
7 days for the pill
11-20-2006, 10:56 PM
Her doctor must suck at doctoring. Thats a pretty important piece of info that he/she should have told your girlfriend.
I think for the shot its two weeks to be safe. Even when my now ex gf went on the shot we waited a full month before having sex without a condom.