A 20-year-old female asked:
came off period last wed morning had unprotected sex of night. took morning after pill the friday and a week later am bleeding. is this usual?
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Pediatrics 33 years experience
It can happen: Plan B (and other "morning after" pills) can alter the menstrual bleeding for the cycle in which Plan B was taken, and sometimes in the next cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because emergency contraceptive pills work most of the time, but not all the time.
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Last updated Jul 25, 2015
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