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taking plan b after abortion

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No it is not.: Plan b is different from an abortion pill.

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Plan B: is most effective when taken within the first 24 hours of intercourse and loses some effectiveness the further out it is taken. It is still effective ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: Plan b prevents implantation of a fertilized egg so that it passes without development, as do 80% of all fertilized eggs naturally. So it is not real ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Plan B is NOT an: abortion pill. It is used to prevent pregnancy when a problem with birth control has occurred. Plan B One-Step is up to 89 % effective when taken with ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Schaffer-Polakof
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes and no: You should not need any medication right after an abortion. However, if you have unprotected intercourse after an abortion, Plan B is safe.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
NO: it inhibits ovulation.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not an abortion pill: Plan b can prevent the ovary from releasing an egg, thickens cervical mucus which makes it harder for the sperm to reach the egg and thins the lining ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It can be taken: However, you need to seriously look into a regular form of contraception.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Two different things: Plan b is a high Progesterone pill whereas the "abortion pill" (mifepristone) is a Progesterone blocker. Plan b delays ovulation, so no abortion occur ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes it is effective if taken 12 hours later

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