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Emergency Contraception Protect Sexually
No: The two are not related.Get a more detailed answer ›
Contraception is also known as Birth control. Contraceptiion is a means of preventing conception (or fertilization). There are hormonal and non hormonal methods of preventing sperm and egg from meeting. Talk to your doctor or clinic about what options are best for you. There are short acting methods (condoms, pills, patch, ring) and long ...Read more
Hey I'm 18 years old and sexually active...I use no form of birth control at all...normally I just take emergency contraception...I started bleeding two weeks after my period?
Should i still drink emergency contraception if i had sexual intercourse 30 days after my last period? Will i still get pregnant?
I had a mirena iud implanted on Monday Oct 23rd on the 8th day of my cycle. My barrier method of contraception (condom) broke during sexual intercourse Tuesday Oct 24th and I am very concerned. Will I need to take emergency contraception? Or will the m
No: An IUD works as emergency contraception, if a woman gets an IUD after having sex. If she already had an IUD before sex, then that is very good contraception, so no back-up method is needed to prevent pregnancy. If she keeps worrying about pregnancy, she can do a home urine pregnancy test. Tests are inexpensive, very accurate, and sold in stores everywhere. Adding condoms helps prevent infections. ...Read more
I don't use Plan B as my primary method of birth control, but I used it from 10-20 times since I started being sexually active (5 years). Is that ok??
Absolutely.: Hello Johnny, To use this back-up method of contraception is indeed ok and responsible. Congratulations! You are an experienced Plan B user so you are familiar with the ways Plan B can alter your next menstrual period after taking it. Just remember that any hormone that you take can alter your periods. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I always have regular periods and this time it came two weeks early. I'm not on contraceptions but I am sexual active?
, I'm sexually active with my boyfriend I do not use any form of contraception, I have this brown discharge and pain, what is the discharge ?
See details: Brown discharge and pain are most commonly associated with infection and/or abnormal uterine bleeding. I would need a lot more information to narrow down the possibilities. If this is a relatively new partner, sexually transmitted infections can be common. You need to be seen by a gynecologist. An exam with appropriate testing is required. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Very pale pink spotted 3times in 1 cycle, 1st time its ever happened, im 24, on no contraception and sexually active, no pain, what could it be, thanks?
I'm not sexual active. Could I take contraception with oratane to treat acne? Is there any concern?
Acne: You will wish to discuss the risks and benefits of hormonal manipulation with your primary care physician and your dermatologist as it relates to your own acne and health. There is a hierarchy of treatment for acne and I would not recommend oral contraceptive without trying other less harmful treatments first. ...Read more
Emergency contraception is the method a woman can use to avoid getting pregnant, after she has received sperm in her vagina. She takes the hormone pills, which are usually larger doses of hormones used in oral birth control pills, within a short time (days) after her sexual activity, ...Read more
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