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I took emergency contraceptive two weeks in a row now ive been bleeding for almost 2 weeks. can i take birth control pills to stop the bleeding?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
You can but...: You can utilize the oral contraceptive, but Plan B was a hormonal product as well which is why you are having withdrawal bleeding. Consider "riding this bleeding out" and allow the body to reset on its' own. By the way, use a alternative non hormonal contraceptive until this period passes next month.

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Last updated Jun 19, 2017

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