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Had unprotected sex while ovulating can I use Plan B pill still?

Had unprotected sex while ovulating can I use Plan B pill still?

Yes up to 5 days: Plan b works best if taken within the first 72 hours (3 days) of unprotected sex. It may still work if taken on the 4th or 5th day (up to 120 hours after unprotected sex). ...Read more

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I ovulated yesterday and had unprotected sex ,didnt take any pills until the next day.The next day we had unprotected sex again and then i took plan b after .would it still work?

Decreases risk: Taking Plan B lowers the risk of unplanned pregnancy. It sounds like you should consider starting long term birth control to help prevent these scares. There are many options. You can schedule a virtual visit on healthtap today and discuss the options and get a prescription from a doctor in your state. ...Read more

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Will the Plan B one step pill still work for me? I have this app on my computer that tells me the day I am supposed to ovulate. I had unprotected sex on that day. I took Plan B within 12 hrs of it. I was just wondering if the fact i ovulated, or was suppo

Try : Try not to worry. The fact that you took Plan B so soon after intercourse, regardless of ovulation means the greater the chance that it will work in preventing pregnancy. Some people experience a period early after taking plan b, others do not. If you don't get your period on the 20th, then you can take an early prediction pregnacy test. Good luck! ...Read more

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Had unprotected sex. Boyfriend says he didn't cum or precum. I'm ovulating. If I take Plan B pill will it still be effective?

Yes: Oh my! This is like the old joke about lawyers comparable to your boyfriend's statement about what "didn't happen" How can you tell a lawyer is lying? When there lips are moving. Pre-cum emits without the knowledge of your boyfriend and can get you pregnant as it contains sperm. Take Plan B now! ...Read more

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How effective is plan b pill if you had unprotected sex during ovulation?

How effective is plan b pill if you had unprotected sex during ovulation?

Yes: Plan B decreases the risk of pregnancy by about 70% when used within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. Pregnancy is still possible. If you had unprotected sex again then you need to use Plan B again. Please consider starting a more reliable form of long term birth control. IUDs and Nexplanon are the easiest, most effective option with the least side effects. ...Read more

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