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taking plan b after ovulation

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
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Not really: Using Plan B tends to cause irregular periods, often causing the period to come earlier. If the period is late check a pregnancy test, since occasion ... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
A Verified Doctor answered
Yes: Plan B is effective any time during your menstrual cycle.
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Dr. Robert Phillips
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It should: It should work throughout the cycle.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
A Verified Doctor answered
Yes: Plan B can work in one of three ways depending on where you are in your cycle. It can prevent or delay ovulation, can interfere with the fertilization ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
A Verified Doctor answered
Plan B: Plan b works anytime in the cycle. The sooner you take it after intercourse, the better - and certainly it has to be within 72 hours. Her just being 2 ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
A Verified Doctor answered
Ovulation: You take Plan B when you have unprotected exposure to semen on a day you are ovulating. Ovulation is a process and an event. The preparation of the ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
A Verified Doctor answered
Yes: plan B can be used any time during a woman's cycle. It is about 95% effective is used within 24 hours or sexual intercourse. Take care.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
A Verified Doctor answered
Yes: It is, but it is not a great method of birth control which is why they call it plan B and not plan A. If you need to take it then do it as soon as yo ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ljubomir Ilic
A Verified Doctor answered
Yes it does.: Planb belongs to post coital contraceptive methods when taking high dose oral Progesterone with or without estrogen combination prevents pregnancy. I ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
A Verified Doctor answered
Works more than 1: Way. 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 li ... Read More
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