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A 20-year-old female asked about a 17-year-old female:

I had unprotected sex yesterday (today's oct 26). what kind of birth control pill should i take? & do you know if buying it needs id or anything?

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Dr. Nicole Jarvis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Plan B: Plan B is emergency contraception that can be bought over the counter at the pharmacy, no ID or prescription needed. It is best to take it within 72 hours of the unprotected sex.
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Plan b: Levonorgestrel 1.5 mg dose once or 0.75 mg 12 hours apart is part of the plan b. Some places require a script. If needed set up a consult and we can call the prescription to your pharmacy

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Last updated Oct 27, 2015

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