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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
42 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please Clarify: If you took emergency contraception after unprotected sex, your chance of pregnancy decreases by approximately 70% depending on the time between the s ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
9 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Test at home: Often times, a period is delayed and women are concerned about being pregnant. With a history of unprotected intercourse, the anxiety due to a possibl ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sally Rafie
12 years experience in Pharmacology
EC up to 5 days : I believe you are asking how much time you have after an act of unprotected intercourse to take emergency contraception? You have up to 5 days. But i ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not: Pregnant. Pain may result from acrobatic sexual intercourse or extreme activities Or minimal foreplay.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Most if no PG wanted: Most sensible women do not subscribe to the "poke and hope" theory of contraception as many men do. They want to be protected from undesired pregnancy ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bleeding with sex: Bleeding after sex can be related to inflammation of the cervix, with irritation the source of the bleeding. See your gyn for potential treatment with ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kurss
38 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Risky: Micronor- as with all progestin only pills - work primarily by thickening the cervical mucous- not by inhibiting ovulation. The thickening effect wear ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audrey Rogers
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Unknown: If you are late for your next period, or if Depo-Provera makes your periods irregular, 2 weeks after the incident i would recommend doing an otc preg ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience in Pediatrics
Well….: If there is any chance that you may be ovulating then what you would expect is possible….pregnancy. That's really the entire point for emergency birt ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Low if true: With such a story I would wonder if she was on BC at all, or was inconsistent in use making it less effective. The pill has a failure rate around 5%/y ... Read More

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