Hi there, i have a question re Cerezette contraceptive pill

Patient : Hi there, i have a question re Cerezette contraceptive pill. Have been taking it for 6 months and took short break last week (decided then to stick with it) Question is when am I protected! Summary: Last pill: Sunday 17th May 9am. Very heavy bleed Sun 17th to Fri 22nd May (Have regular bleeds which is why i considered stopping it) Took pill 8pm Fri 22nd May (again sat 23rd 9am) Took pill on day 6 of bleed (i think!) Am i protected after 7 days? Ive read 2 days, ive read 7 days and chemist told me not till end of pack!! Can you start this pill mid cycle and be protected after 7 days? Very confusing and unclear information! Thank you San
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