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A 22-year-old female asked:

can i take peppermint oil capstles with the mini pill?

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Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: I am aware of no contraindication

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A 34-year-old member asked:

What else can I take if peppermint oil isn't relieving my nausea?

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Several things: Try ginger root. You can use it in stir frys. Also fennel root and fennel seeds are good as is oregano.
A 35-year-old member asked:

If i'm using peppermint tea for ibs, how often should I be drinking it?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
4-5 times per day: Tea: steep 1 tsp. Dried peppermint leaves in 1 cup boiling water for 10 minutes; strain and cool. Drink 4 - 5 times per day between meals. Peppermint tea appears to be safe, even in large quantities.
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A 24-year-old member asked:

Could I get emergency contraceptive pills (ecps) before I need them?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Yes: Emergency contraception is now available over the counter and is most effective when taken soon after unprotected intercourse.
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A 33-year-old member asked:

How can I get emergency contraceptive pills (ecps)?

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Dr. Marianna Post
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Go to doctor: You can get them prescribed by doctor.
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A 25-year-old member asked:

What should I do after I take emergency contraceptive pills?

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Preg test: After you take emergency contraception you should expect to see a period within a few days to a week. If not you should check a pregnancy test to make sure that you are not pregnant.

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