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Plan B (Definition)

Levonorgestrel is a women's ...Read more


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Can taking Plan B twice in two months cause women to become unfertile?

Can taking Plan B twice in two months cause women to become unfertile?

No it should not: But should not have to use it twice in one month, that tells me that you need reliable birth control as Plan B should not be used for birth control, please see your gyn for birth control options as there are reversible and non reversible ones like office essure tubal that I offer my patients. ...Read more

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Does Plan B cause spotting?

Does Plan B cause spotting?

It can: Potential Side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). Take pregnancy test & notify Dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Does Plan B always cause bleeding?

Does Plan B always cause bleeding?

Plan B One Step: Might cause bleeding as a side effect but often does not. Potential Side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). Take pregnancy test & notify Dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Will Plan B cause potent discharge?

Don't know what is: Meant by potent. Some women note brown discharge which may be old, deoxygenated blood. ...Read more

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Can the Plan B pill cause discharge?

Some women: Have brown discharge (which likely represents old, deoxygenated blood). ...Read more

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I took Plan B and I am nursing. Will this cause lifelong problems for my baby?

I took Plan B and I am nursing. Will this cause lifelong problems for my baby?

No: Plan B taken one time does not cause lifelong problems. Plan B is for emergencies, meaning Plan B should be needed only 1, 2, or 3 times in a lifetime. If not wanting to get pregnant, and if having sex, always have a good contraceptive method, a Plan A, in place. ...Read more

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Can girls 17 and younger take the Plan B one step pill? Will it cause health problems?

Yes, and no: Yes, young women (younger than 17) can take Plan B and yes it's definitely safe. Plan b is progesterone, a hormone that your ovaries have been making all along. The age of 17 was more of a political cut off originally for the fda, than a physiological one, but definitely safe for women younger than 17. And no, will not harm you at all. May change your cycle around when you take it, but no harm. ...Read more

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Can Plan B cause you to be late or skip your cycle? I'm a week late, pg tests all negative.

Can Plan B cause you to be late or skip your cycle? I'm a week late, pg tests all negative.

Yes it can: Plan b can delay your periods and you just have to weight as you have done pregnancy test and is negative
I will suggest reapeat the pregnancy tast to be sure ...Read more

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I was starting nuvaring this week, but had an incident last night which caused me to take plan b. Would starting nuvaring this week still be okay?

I was starting nuvaring this week, but had an incident last night which caused me to take plan b. Would starting nuvaring this week still be okay?

Wait: Use condoms until your next menses (withdrawal bleed) after taking plan b. If you don't have a cycle within 2 weeks, take a pregnancy test or see your doc. Resume NuvaRing after your cycle as directed & take good care of yourself. ...Read more

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Can using to much Plan B cause infertility?

Can using to much Plan B cause infertility?

Agree w Dr. Whiting: Although using Plan B more than once will not cause infertility, it is designed only to be used an emergency form of contraception when another form of birth control has failed. ...Read more

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Can taking Plan B twice cause a person to not get pregnant later on?

Frequent, continued: Non-emergency use is not recommended and one reason is that it can cause changes in the thickness of the mucous in the uterus that can make it more difficult for an egg to attach and grow. Twice, especially over a span of time is probably not too much - but don't use it as birth control. It is for emergencies only. Talk with your doctor for more detail. Good luck. ...Read more

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If I take cranberry AZO shorty after I took Plan B, is it possible for the AZO to decrease the effectiveness or flush out the plan b?

If I take cranberry AZO shorty after I took Plan B, is it possible for the AZO to decrease the effectiveness or flush out the plan b?

AZO & Plan B: I do not see AZO on a long list of medications which could interact wtih Plan B. REF: http://chealth. Canoe. Com/drug/getdrug/plan-b ...Read more

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If I take cranberry AZO shorty after I took Plan B, is it possible for the AZO to decrease the effectiveness or flush out the plan b?

If I take cranberry AZO shorty after I took Plan B, is it possible for the AZO to decrease the effectiveness or flush out the plan b?

No: AZO will not interfere with the effectiveness of AZO which is good for treating the symptoms of a UTI but does not treat the infection. If you think u might have a UTI you need to be seen for a urinalysis and possibly antibiotics. That would also be a good time to discuss a more reliable method of contraception. Hope this helps. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can taking too much plan B cause fibroid to grow? I took 10 plan B in the past. I have stopped taking it. But I am worried about my future.

Can taking too much plan B cause fibroid to grow? I took 10 plan B in the past. I have stopped taking it. But I am worried about my future.

Not related: Taking Plan B will not affect the uterine fibroid. If you're taking Plan B 10 times though you clearly need a better birth control plan. There are many available options. Schedule a visit with your doctor to discuss and find something that you like ...Read more

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Boyfriend and I got caught up in the moment it was only for seconds cause I pulled away iwasnt ready for this can I be pregnant. I took a Plan B?

Boyfriend and I got caught up in the moment it was only for seconds cause I pulled away iwasnt ready for this can I be pregnant. I took a Plan B?

Possible: It's always possible to get pregnant. Home pregnanccy tests generally do not become positive until you are about one week late. If that test is negative, repeat it in one week and call your doctor. ...Read more

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What to do if I have abused Plan B so much can that cause infertility?

What to do if I have abused Plan B so much can that cause infertility?

Plan B: Stop abusing it. Be responsible to begin a regular form of birth control. No, it will not cause you to be infertile. ...Read more

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Does Plan B contraceptive cause a period?

Does Plan B contraceptive cause a period?

It could impact: Period. 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. ...Read more

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Can Plan B cause me to miss my period completly?

Yes: Plan b often causes a delay in ovulation. This will cause the period to be delayed. It's common for the cycle to be thrown off for up to 2 months after taking plan b. Be sure to run a pregnancy test 14 days after the accident just to be sure there is no pregnancy. ...Read more

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Does Plan B cause frequent urination?

Does Plan B cause frequent urination?

Plan B: Plan B and other hormonal emergency contraceptives do not include frequent urination as a side effect (http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/plan-b-side-effects. Html). However, post-coital bladder infections are relatively common and could explain frequent but usually painful urination. Go see your Family Doc, GYN or Planned Parenthood for evaluation & appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Does a Plan B pill cause cervical mucus?

Possible: If you get an excessive, please see a doctor. ...Read more

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Does Plan B one step cause early cramping?

Does Plan B one step cause early cramping?

It can.: 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 / cramping or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Take a pregnancy test & notify your doctor if >. ...Read more

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Does plan b cause a delay on ovulation or how does it work?

Does plan b cause a delay on ovulation or how does it work?

Prevent ovulation.: If taken at the right time, before your body sends a signal to ovulate (LH surge), EC can stop the signal and completely prevent ovulation. The follicle will likely degrade without the signal to release the egg. The EC would sustain the lining of the uterus and once that is cleared, you'll have a period. ...Read more

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Does it cause infertility to take plan b after an abortion?

Does it cause infertility to take plan b after an abortion?

No: Plan B has a transient effect on the system and leaves no long lasting residual.Abortion, depending on technique and or complications would have a greater potential to effect reproduction, but for most does not. ...Read more

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Can Plan B pill cause you to have two periods in one month?

Can Plan B pill cause you to have two periods in one month?

It can cause bleed: Plan b essentially disrupts the normal menstrual cycle by blocking or delaying ovulation. That it is how it works and why it is so different than a medical abortion. Irregular bleeding after taking Plan B is not rare. ...Read more

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Flushing (Definition)

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