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A 22-year-old female asked:

I was told that some birth control are really the same as plan b pills where they end a pregnacy and not prevent.a period really equals a miscarriage?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Plan B is not: an abortion pill. Emergency Contraceptive Pills are not as effective as using oral contraceptives correctly every day. Often a period is a period and not a miscarriage. Some oral contraceptives can be used in higher doses as emergency contraceptives.

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Last updated Sep 21, 2017

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