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A female asked:

my period ended sept 27, i had unprotected sex oct 6 . i took plan b one step the next day which it was my first day of ovulation. . will it work ?

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Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Yes: It should work. Plan B has the same degree of effectiveness at any time during the cycle. It is about 95% effective if taken within 24 hours of unprotected sex.

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Last updated Oct 14, 2014

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