Mixed up days on Birth Control Pack

Patient

Q: Do I still have high pregnancy protection if I took my birth control pills (Junel 1/20) on some of the wrong days of the week on the pack? I took a pill every day of the month but sometimes I mixed up what days such as by accident taking "Sunday's pill" on Saturday for week three, how protected am I with that? I am on a monophasic combination pill with no placebo pills in the pack.

Doctor

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