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Tara is a 17 yr old female, got her period today 27th july - 2 weeks early and thick and black .. had an emergency contraceptive on 21st july?

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Dr. Moshe Usadi
Specializes in Family Medicine
Common: It is very common to have heavy and irregular periods after emergency contraception. It is the price one pays, and is generally well worth it. The best thing is to avoid needing emergency contraception, as there are many much less symptomatic ways of avoiding pregnancy

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Last updated Oct 4, 2015

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