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Can you take Plan B on your period?

Can you take Plan B on your period?

Yes: Planb is most effective when taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. The least likely point in your cycle to get pregnant is during your period. If you take planb, expect some irregular bleeding and a delay in your next cycle. Also, check a pregnancy test at least 2 weeks after unprotected intercourse. ...Read more

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If you take Plan B when you just start your period what happens?

If you take Plan B when you just start your period what happens?

It is fine to take: Plan b at any time during your menstrual cycle- it should be taken within 72 hours of sex. ...Read more

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If you take Plan B a day before your period when should you expect your next period if your cycle is every 28 days?

No right answer: By the third cycle after Plan B you should return to normal. Plan b can interfere, interrupt, or change your cycles for one to two months. ...Read more

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If you take Plan B how long you suppose to get your period?

If u take plan B: U should get your period at the normal time, and remember u should not have to use Plan B very often, talk to your obgyn about reliablebirth control that u can tolerate. ...Read more

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Can you have your period after you take Plan B and then not start your period?

PLAN B: 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. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Notify your doctor if you miss your period. Cont’d. ...Read more

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What happens if you take plan b while on your period? will it stop my period? is there any chance i could still get pregnant?

What happens if you take plan b while on your period?  will it stop my period?  is there any chance i could still get pregnant?

It works/Maybe/Maybe: 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. ...Read more

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When you take plan b, (emergency contraceptive), are you supposed to get your period on schedule?

When you take plan b, (emergency contraceptive), are you supposed to get your period on schedule?

Plan B: Well, if you don't get your period within a week of anticipated date you should notify your gynecologist as it would be important to ensure that you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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