A 37-year-old member asked:
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does plan b cause spotting?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
It can: Potential Side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). Take pregnancy test & notify Dr if your period is 7 or > days late.
Answered on Nov 18, 2014

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Messer
14 years experience Family Medicine
Can cause spotting: Plan b frequently causes spotting and then irregular periods for 2-3 months. However there's also a small chance you could be pregnant so it's import ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal cycle : Normally the menstrual cycle will come at the usual time although Plan B can cause some temporary cycle disruptions.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: A potential side effect w emergency contraception is menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period).
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Both: Both could be causes of your period being on hold, as you say. When women don't have a lot of fat on their bodies, they often lose their menstrual cy ... Read More
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