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how reliable is plan b

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Reliability: Plan b is effective for up to five days or 120 hours.

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
If you did the test: Correctly, it is reliable. Since you are having a period and hpt is negative, it is very unlikely that you are pregnant. If you have not had your peri ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Time & technique: If used properly hpt is reliable. It would better to do the test 4-5 days after a missed period, use first morning urine and follow the instructions i ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisher
43 years experience Pediatrics
Plan B: If the condom was unreliable and broke, would take plan B as precaution, especially with Bactrim use during the time frame.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Plan b is safe and effective - it works over 85% of the time if used within 72 hours (3 days) of unprotected sex and about 80% if used within 120 hour ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Plan b is about 90% effective if taken within 3 days (72 hours) of having unprotected sex. It may still work up to 5 days (120 hours) after unprotect ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
Plan b: I'm not sure i can fully answer this question but i will do my best. If you aren't on any form on birth control and you have taken Plan B once then yo ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, relatively: Speaking. Plan b one-step can reduce your risk of pregnancy by up to 95% is used within 24 hours of sex.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Plan B one step: Plan b one-step can reduce your risk of pregnancy by up to 95% is used within 24 hours of sex.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes: Plan b is there, of course, because the better method plan a is not present. Plan b does work. The sooner it's taken the better it works. The effect ... Read More
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