A 22-year-old female asked:
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i took a pregnancy test before and after taking plan b & both came out neg now i have brown discharge when i wipe myself, does this mean im pregnant?

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Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
NO : This is most likely due to the hormonal change from plan b. I would get another pregnancy test if you do not get a regular period in a week.
Answered on Oct 26, 2017
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
A/W Dr. Thanapathy: The brown discharge is likely older blood being cleaned from the uterus. Potential side effects w emergency contraception includes menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period.
Answered on Nov 5, 2017
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Provided original answer
Thanks Dr Boling - agree.
Nov 5, 2017
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
likely not pregnant
Oct 29, 2017

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