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I have had to take Plan B twice in the past two or so weeks from broken condoms but the condom broke again. What do I do? Should I risk one more dose?

I have had to take Plan B twice in the past two or so weeks from broken condoms but the condom broke again. What do I do? Should I risk one more dose?

Yes: Yes, and by the way, you don't have to rely on his condoms for contraceptive protection, rather utilize something for yourself as well. Condoms, as you know, can and do fail, and you will be left holding the "bag of waters"(unintended pregnancy). ...Read more

Condoms (Definition)

These are mostly closed end tubes of latex and occasionally other materials to cover the penis during intercourse and prevent pregnancy and disease transmission. A wise person uses them when the history of their partner is unknown. There are some available for women's use ...Read more


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Could you tell me what are my chances of being pregnant from sperm in broken condom?

Could you tell me what are my chances of being pregnant from sperm in broken condom?

It is possible: Depends upon whether any of the sperm entered your vagina and where you were in your cycle. If next period is late, check a hpt. If within the time frame, consider plan b. ...Read more

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I took plan b four times after buying a box of condoms with broken condoms. I have been bleeding for about 2 months now continuously. What happened?

I took plan b four times after buying a box of condoms with broken condoms. I have been bleeding for about 2 months now continuously. What happened?

Plan B: Very common for Plan B to cause irregularity in your periods. It should normalize over the next month or so. Get on a regular birth control plan instead of using Plan B frequently. ...Read more

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Would you recommend taking plan B after a broken condom and no ejaculation? I'm also not ovulating right now. Is it necessary?

Would you recommend taking plan B after a broken condom and no ejaculation? I'm also not ovulating right now. Is it necessary?

No, but...: Life can be full of surprises. Pregnancy in such a case is very unlikely. One can check a urine pregnancy test in 3 weeks, if no normal regular period comes when due. ...Read more

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Supposed to get get period Wednesday Its Saturday Sexually active 17 No broken condoms Wiped w/the same towel but I dont know if it was the same spot?

Supposed to get get period Wednesday Its Saturday Sexually active 17 No broken condoms Wiped w/the same towel but I dont know if it was the same spot?

Worry? For what?: Are you asking if sperm deposited on some towel could also survive, swim off the towel, onto your dry skin, and then swim into your vagina and cause pregnancy? That is impossible. It is not any risk for pregnancy and is not how a baby is made. ...Read more

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Just had a broken condom 3 hrs ago and there are open saw on the neck of my penis, could an infection be that instant?

Just had a broken condom 3 hrs ago and there are open saw on the neck of my penis, could an infection be that instant?

No.: STD's are bad but not that fast..... This must have been there before or it is related to trauma. Best to get tested for STD. ...Read more