Dear Ask The Doctor, I'm on Tri-Sprintec birth control pills

Patient

Q: Dear Ask The Doctor, I'm on Tri-Sprintec birth control pills and I mistakenly took the sunday pill (the first darkest color of the pack) on a Saturday instead of the sugar one. So today is Sunday and I only have one sugar pill left in that pack, so I threw it away and start a new pack with a normal Sunday pill. Does that have any impact since I will take 8 darkest colored pill instead of 7?

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