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Safe period in menstrual cycle

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 24 years experience
Likely: No guarantees, but high chance you will be ok. Periods can be irregular, unpredictable. See gynecologist for detailed advice.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Unprotected sex: After your period puts you at risk for becoming pregnant. Please use protection every time if you don't want to become pregnant at this time.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy VanDell
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
No trials: There have been no clinical trials on herbal medicines to do this, so i don't recommend any. If you are significantly overdue i would recommend a p... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Find cause first: First the cause of the delay has to be identified before treatment is recommended.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Unprotected sex: Is it completely safe? No. Is it a good gamble? Probably, maybe. Depends how you feel about risks.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Never!: Although it may take a few days for ovulation to occur after a period, there really isn't a "safe" period of time for unprotected sex. If not pregnanc... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
Gynecology 40 years experience
No: as long as any semen from your boyfriend does not come in contact with your vaginal area, pregnancy will not occur
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
You need an evaluati: You should see your gyn, you are probably peri-menopausal, and may be starting to skip periods, but you need blood work and an ultrasound, and then yo... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Chapa
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yes, oral progrstins: First, breast-feeding is a great decision. Breast-feeding alone can give you reduced or absent cycles. There is a specific type of birth control pill ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 24 years experience
No effect: Isotretinoin does not change your menstrual cycle. That is why it is vital for women of childbearing age to have a pregnancy test before starting to t... Read More

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