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after plan b how long i need to wait to work out

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
18 years experience Urgent Care
No restrictions: There are no activity restrictions after taking the plan B pill. However, you should resume your normal method of birth control immediately. Your peri ... Read More

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Jurewitz
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take another: The first Plan B will probably cover you but it doesn't hurt to take another. And please, get on a good continuous birth control method. You have many ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Threet
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Next cycle: Plan b works only with the cycle you are on. You are not protected from pregnancy with this drug after the current cycle. Assume you can get pregnan ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
One event: It is designed to be used within 72 hours after sex for one event. It is not a routine form of contraception.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience Pediatrics
Plan B: Plan B needs to be taken within 72 hrs of unprotected sex. If you take it within 72 hours after you've had unprotected sex, Plan B can reduce the risk ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: You would take a pregnancy test around 28 days after the first day of your last period (assuming you typically have 28 day cycles).
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
6 weeks: Start slow and build up
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
1 day: No waiting period is necessary if you took pan b correctly and at the right time.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
2-4 weeks: Your doc will tell you exactly the period - studies have shown that you can maintain your fitness level even if you need to change or cut back on your ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
1 year.: After your child's first birthday is the earliest i would recommend trying to conceive again. Earlier attempts and pregnancies are at increased risk f ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Depends on the workup-what you do, how vigorous, etc. Did you have a c/section or vaginal delivery. What did your doctor say? To be safe, i would wait ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Edwards
36 years experience Plastic Surgery
I : I would recommend you plan on at least 2 weeks depending on what you do for work and how extensive your surgery will be. This will be best decided on ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Jurado
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Do not wait. : Take as soon as possible. The efficacy of the emergency contraception decline significantly after 72 hrs of exposing to a pregnancy risk. Buy in any p ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
A few weeks: The concentrated Fluoride ions in the sensodyne toothpaste need to be absorbed by the exposed cementum... You may start seeing relief sooner, but it c ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
16 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends on surgery: So return to work is very variable based upon what kind of surgery you had and what kind of work you do. Best to do is to discuss with your surgeon wh ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ask the surgeon: The answer is different depending on the kind of surgery you had. Best to check with your surgeon.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olga Nilova
Specializes in Pediatrics
Recover: When you stop cramping and bleeding heavily.
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
3 weeks: A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly, 3 weeks after sex, or the week after missing a period.
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A female asked:
Dr. Alan Ertle
45 years experience Internal Medicine
How : How long one must stay after a lung biopsy is dependent on which biopsy methodology is used. There are three main ways to biopsy the lungs: with a bro ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oliver Aalami
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: Walking can be started as soon as you are comfortable and have the energy. Exercising with your arms should only be started once the sutures are out a ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Timothy Trainor
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: It depends on the type of work you do. If you have a desk job, could return to work in about 1-2 weeks as long as pain is under control. If you have ... Read More
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A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends: "shoulder reconstruction" can mean repair of a fracture, surgery for instability, or shoulder replacement. Work may involve desk duty and shuffling p ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Three months: Most physicians will recommend at least three months, for multiple reasons. Whether a spontaneous miscarriage or having had a d&c, one desire is to h ... Read More

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