A 22-year-old female asked:
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Does the emergency contraception TAKE ACTION work as good as plan B one step?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Should: Take Action is one type of plan B pill. If you are sexually active and do not wish to be pregnant, you should be on contraceptive regularly. may be birth control pills, IUD, or implanted contraceptive. Get HPV vaccine.
Answered on Sep 27, 2016

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