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i had sex and i took postinor2 three hours after the sex. i took the two pills at once. will it still be effective?

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Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: There are two types of Postinor used for the same purpose--emergency contraception: Postinor-1 and Postinor-2. Postinor-1 contains the same amount of progesterone as taking both pills of Postinor-2 at the same time. Taking them together is effective but you may have more nausea. Best wishes!
Answered on Aug 6, 2017
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