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Doctor insights on: White Cm After Taking Plan B Pill

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What are chances of conception / pregnancy after taking Plan B pill?

What are chances of conception / pregnancy after taking Plan B pill?

That depends on: How long after intercourse it was taken. Plan b one-step can reduce your risk of pregnancy by up to 95% is used within 24 hours of sex. ...Read more

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Levonorgestrel is a women's ...Read more


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Spotting a week after taking Plan B pill. Should I be worried?

Spotting a week after taking Plan B pill. Should I be worried?

May be a side effect: Potential side effects w emergency contraception includes menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fatigue, headache, breast tenderness & abdominal pain or cramps. Take pregnancy test & notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Took plan b on 7/4, started bleeding on 7/14. I've been bleeding for 10 days now. How long will the bleeding last for after taking plan b pill?

Took plan b on 7/4, started bleeding on 7/14. I've been bleeding for 10 days now. How long will the bleeding last for after taking plan b pill?

Excessive...: Some spotting and irregular bleeding is common after taking plan b; however, 10 days of bleeding is excessive. You need to see your doctor and find out what is going on. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have brown discharge a week after taking Plan B pill?

Yes: This is some light bleeding caused by the hormonal effects of the pills. Get a pregnancy test in a few weeks to ease your worries - make sure your not pregnant. Plan b works pretty well but nothing is perfect. Also consider getting on a good birth control method so you do not have to go through this emotional torture again. ...Read more

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After taking plan B pill my period is still going and it's day 12 what should I do?

See your doctor: Irregular bleeding after taking plan B is actually fairly common. Between 10 - 20 percent of all women who take emergency contraception will have some irregular bleeding in the month following. The bleeding after emergency contraception is rarely serious and almost always resolves within the month. Checking with your regular doctor is still the best plan. ...Read more

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What percent chance of getting pennant from precum and taking Plan B pill?

What percent chance of getting pennant from precum and taking Plan B pill?

I don't think that: A specific study has been done to cover that question but Plan B one-step can reduce your risk of pregnancy by up to 95% is used within 24 hours of sex. ...Read more

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Periods have become shorter since taking Plan B pill. Normal periods just shorter. Is this normal?

Could be: Sometimes taking a birth control pill or using Plan B can change your menses. Probably it will go back to normal in a couple months. If not go see a doc to make sure something else isn't going on (thyroid, prolactin, pregnancy, stress, etc). ...Read more

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Can having diarrhea 45 minutes after taking plan b, affect the absorbing of the pill?

Can having diarrhea 45 minutes after taking plan b, affect the absorbing of the pill?

It can: Because in women under fasting conditions, maximum plasma concentrations is reached at 1.7 hours.
Hope it helps. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have clear discharge after taking Plan B morning after pill?

Is it normal to have clear discharge after taking Plan B morning after pill?

Yes: The discharge may be caused by the hormonal changes to cervical mucous caused by plan b. It is not a sign of anything wrong. ...Read more

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Can I take my BC pills once I start bleeding after taking plan b? How can I tell if it's my normal period?

Can I take my BC pills once I start bleeding after taking plan b? How can I tell if it's my normal period?

OCP start: Most women have some kind of bleeding around a week after taking plan B. It certainly would be fine to start the pill once that happens or 2 weeks after you take plan b once you confirm you have a negative pregnancy test. Plan B is only 75% effective at best. ...Read more

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Can you ovulate after taking plan b if you are on birth control pills and take them religiously?

Can you ovulate after taking plan b if you are on birth control pills and take them religiously?

Very unlikely: It is very unlikely that you would get pregnant which is obviously what you are asking taking both Plan B and birth control pills correctly but, if you are taking your pills correctly, there is no reason to take Plan B. It would be better to use condoms and decrease the risk of STDs in addition to increasing the contraceptive effectiveness. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I had my period a week and a half before taking Plan B pill, week after taking the pill got my period again. It started off as brown discharge. Normal?

Plan B: Emergency contraception is used after unprotected intercourse to decrease the risk of pregnancy by about 70%. It is a high dose of birth control to disrupt the hormonal patterns to delay or prevent ovulation. Abnormal bleeding or an abnormal cycle after use is common. Check preg test in 10 days. ...Read more

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I bled 2 weeks after taking plan b, could this be implantation bleeding from pregnancy or is it a side effect of the pill?

I bled 2 weeks after taking plan b, could this be implantation bleeding from pregnancy or is it a side effect of the pill?

About Plan B...: Plan B can alter the menstrual bleeding for the cycle in which Plan B was taken, and sometimes the next cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because Plan B works most of the time, but not all the time. A person would not say some spotting was "implantation" unless there was later a confirmed pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have dark spotting followed by cramping and then my period a few days after taking plan b? I took the Plan B pill twice in 2 weeks.

Is it normal to have dark spotting followed by cramping and then my period a few days after taking plan b? I took the Plan B pill twice in 2 weeks.

If you are needing: Plan b twice in 2 weeks - then you really need to look into a good form of baseline protection. Potential side effects w plan b: tender breasts; menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal pain / cramping or fatigue. For chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. ...Read more

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Chances of getting pregnant after taking the plan b pill on the last day of your period? How accurate are pregnancy tests 3 weeks after taking plan b

Chances of getting pregnant after taking the plan b pill on the last day of your period? How accurate are pregnancy tests 3 weeks after taking plan b

Pregnancy unlikely: Taking Plan B or other emergency contraception pills can alter the timing or the quality of the current menstrual cycle and the upcoming cycle. One should check a urine pregnancy test 3 weeks after taking Plan B, because emergency contraceptive pills work most of the time but not all of the time. Tests are very accurate 3 weeks after sex. ...Read more

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Can taking plan B pill several times over the course of a few years increase my risk of developing breast cancer?

Probably not: Over few weeks, may be not. Over few months, less likely. Over years, may be the reason is because you do not care about your health, or your safety. If you do you will not keep yourself so vulnerable by keep taking plan B to prevent pregnancy.you are a healthy young lady, sexually active. You should be practicing safe sex first. Second you should be on a plan to protect you from pregnancy. Be smart. ...Read more

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After 6 days of taking Plan B pill, I got a heavy flow period for only 2 days & now only brownish discharge for 2 days. Is it implantation bleeding?

After 6 days of taking Plan B pill, I got a heavy flow period for only 2 days & now only brownish discharge for 2 days. Is it implantation bleeding?

Unlikely: It depends on how soon after your unprotected intercourse, that you took plan b. The sooner you took it, the more likely that you prevented ovulation. Implantation bleeding is a bit of a misnomer. It sounds like your bleeding pattern may be off for awhile. If it's been at least 10 days since unprotected intercourse, can take a home preg test. If neg, repeat 7 days. Consider birth control also. ...Read more

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Period is due in 2 days. I had cramping before taking plan b pill last night. I still have a bit of cramping but no period. Will it be delayed?

Period is due in 2 days. I had cramping before taking plan b pill last night. I still have a bit of cramping but no period. Will it be delayed?

Maybe. Maybe not.: Plan B can alter the menstrual bleeding for the cycle in which Plan B was taken, and sometimes the next cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because Plan B works most of the time, but not all the time. Also, be sure to get on a reliable birth control method today, so to avoid needing Plan B in the future. ...Read more

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When will you get you period after taking Plan B and taking your daily birth control pills? Took 2 hpt, both negative. When will I have my cycle?

When will you get you period after taking Plan B and taking your daily birth control pills? Took 2 hpt, both negative. When will I have my cycle?

Unknown: When a woman takes hormones to manipulate their period, the result can be totally different from woman to woman.

Once you start your cycle, it may take 2 or 3 cycles to get re regulated. ...Read more

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I got my period 4 days late after taking plan b, never took a hpt since I got my. & started bc pills. Do I expect my period during placebo week still?

I got my period 4 days late after taking plan b, never took a hpt since I got my. & started bc pills. Do I expect my period during placebo week still?

Maybe: Your cycle will be off for a month or 2 because if the plan B. If you are going to be sexually active, use back up contraception like a condom until your cycles are regular. In fact it's a good idea to use condoms all the time, for extra insurance. If you don't have a period at the expected time, take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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My lower stomach hurts sort of like cramps but lighter 3 days after taking Plan B (took it within 1 hour) did the pill work? My expected period:sep 28

My lower stomach hurts sort of like cramps but lighter 3 days after taking Plan B (took it within 1 hour) did the pill work? My expected period:sep 28

Probably worked: It is not so unusual to have some cramping and possibly even a small amount of bleeding in the days after taking planb. It is important to know that it is not 100% effective, though you took it correctly. You must take a pregnancy test now and repeat it at about the time of your next period. If your cramping continues, call your doctor. ...Read more

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How long do you wait after taking the Plan B pill?

Wait for what?: You can have sex (protected). If you haven't had your period within a week after anticipated then notify your physician. ...Read more

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Does taking two Plan B pills make it more effective.

Take as directed: Pharmaceutical companies test the medications that they produce at various dosage levels to determine, which is the optimal dose to accomplish its goal with a minimum of side effects. Plan B should therefore be taken as directed. ...Read more

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Taking two Plan B pills in one month is it still effective?

Taking two Plan B pills in one month is it still effective?

Plan B: Yes. Plan B emergency contraception is a backup plan that helps prevent pregnancy when taken within 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex or birth control failure. The sooner it's taken, the better it works. It contains levonorgestrel, the same hormone used in many birth control pills, just at a higher dose. ...Read more

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Normally, how long would the next cycle take after taking pill plan b?

Normally, how long would the next cycle take after taking pill plan b?

Time to next period: May be same or variable. Potential side effects with emergency contraception can include changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). ...Read more

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What are some common effects a woman would feel after taking the Plan B pill?

A #: Potential side effects with Plan B can include: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow; loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Notify your doctor if you miss your period or develop significant lower abdominal pain. ...Read more

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How soon after taking the Plan B pill should I expect bleeding?

How soon after taking the Plan B pill should I expect bleeding?

Can't say: You may or may not bleed to Plan B. Your period may or may not be on time. Potential side effects w emergency contraception include: menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fatigue, headache, breast tenderness & abdominal pain or cramps. Take pregnancy test & notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late.

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I feel nauseous for days after taking the Plan B pill. Is this normal?

Plan B: It can happen. Potential side effects with emergency contraception can include: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. ...Read more

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Taking too many Plan B pills, is it dangerous? Or harmful?

Can be: Plan b had high doses of estrogen with a sudden drop back to your current levels to induce a period or micro-disruptions in the uterus to help prevent/reject implantation. Frequent swings in estrogen will at a minimum make your cycles very irregular. Additionally if you are using Plan B that much your are taking a lot of chances with exposure to potential stds, hiv, hepatitis and hpv. ...Read more

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Help please! Is bleeding after taking the Plan B pill normal?

Yes, it can be.: Potential se’s w emergency contraception: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period or spotting instead of period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Notify your gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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I took Plan B but I vomited at least 8 times after taking it. Should I take another pill?

I took Plan B but I vomited at least 8 times after taking it. Should I take another pill?

Maybe: If a woman vomited within 30 minutes of taking a pill, the thought is that the pill did not have time to dissolve and get absorbed... meaning she can take another pill. There is some guessing involved, as nobody knows excactly when her pill gets dissolved and absorbed. She should check a urine pregnancy 3 weeks after taking Plan B, because Plan B works most of the time but not all of the time. ...Read more