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A 20-year-old female asked:

i had sex my first time and he used withdrawal method and i took postinor two tablets at once can i get pregnant or should i take more postinor pills since 72hours are not over?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Postinor: Postinor is one brand of emergency contraception. It comes in a one pill pack or in some countries a two pill pack where you take one pill and then the 2nd 12 hours later. You can check the package instructions on the brand you bought. If you did not have sex again then you do not need to repeat it.

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