A 31-year-old member asked:
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we had sex during my ovulation. can i still get pregnant after taking the morning after pill if i ovulated?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
You can take: Emergency contraception at any time during your menstrual cycle. Plan b one-step can reduce your risk of pregnancy by up to 95% if used within 24 hours of sex. According to planned parenthood when Plan B is taken 48 to 72 hours after intercourse the efficacy is 61%.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014

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