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How long do you wait after taking the Plan B pill?

How long do you wait after taking the Plan B pill?

Wait for what?: You can have sex (protected). If you haven't had your period within a week after anticipated then notify your physician. ...Read more

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How long after taking Plan B do you get your period?

That is variable.: Potential se’s w emergency contraception: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period or spotting instead of 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 gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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How soon after taking the Plan B pill should I expect bleeding?

How soon after taking the Plan B pill should I expect bleeding?

Can't say: You may or may not bleed to Plan B. Your period may or may not be on time. 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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How much time do you bleed after taking the planb?

How much time do you bleed after taking the planb?

It varies : It depends on where you were in you cycle, when you had last period, whether you are on hormonal therap, like birth control pills at all or recently - many,many things affect duration. That being said, most of the time it's less than a week, but is not unusual to be several weeks of intermittent flow until your hormones readjust. ...Read more

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Can taking Plan B stop you from ovulating? how long does it take to have a regular period again after taking plan b twice in a month?

Thats the idea: The idea of Plan B is to delay or prevent ovulation so that pregnancy does not occur. It is out of your system in about 7 days. Consider starting birth control to help regulate your cycle and prevent the need for Plan B ...Read more

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How long after taking Plan B should I get my period?

How long after taking Plan B should I get my period?

Plan B: Most have period on time - but period could be later or early or there could be spotting. If period is >7 days late - take home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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How long after taking Plan B can I take probiotics?

How long after taking Plan B can I take probiotics?

I was unable: to find any references which show that probiotics and Plan B interact. ...Read more

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How long after Plan B can you take a pregnancy test?

How long after Plan B can you take a pregnancy test?

Unless you were to : Take an early pregnancy test, would usually wait until you had missed your period (often within 7 days of a missed period). ...Read more

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How many days after taking Plan B can you start to drink?

How many days after taking Plan B can you start to drink?

Need to make sure: You are not pregnant, =as if you are pg and do not plan to terminate you would not want to drink, so should be fine after you get your period. ...Read more

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Is plan B birth control safe and how long after unprotected sex can u take it ?

Is plan B birth control safe and how long after unprotected sex can u take it ?

Plan B: Hi, it is safe and u should take at as early as 12 hours after sex but can be taken up to 72 hours after sex but it's less effective, but if you are sexually active it's best to choose a regular birth control and also don't forget the protection. ...Read more

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How long can Plan B symptoms last after taking it?

How long can Plan B symptoms last after taking it?

Usually just a day: or two. But symptoms of nausea, abdominal pain, fatigue, headaches. dizziness and breast tenderness can last up to a week or even longer. Unexpected vaginal bleeding may be one of the side effects, and this may last up until your period starts. Plan B may also cause your next period to be heavier or lighter than usual, or to come earlier or later than normal. If no period in 3 weeks, do preg test. ...Read more

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How soon after taking plan b can I take an antibiotic?

How soon after taking plan b can I take an antibiotic?

Plan B: Plan B works through delaying or preventing ovulation, by interfering with fertilization. The FDA package insert also states that Plan B may inhibit implementation by altering the lining of the uterus. I do not know of any specific interactions which have been reported with concurrent antibiotic use. ...Read more

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I took plan b. How long can I wait and pregnant again.

Next cycle: Plan b works only with the cycle you are on. You are not protected from pregnancy with this drug after the current cycle. Assume you can get pregnant anytime when not on birth control. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if i take Plan B pill 5 days after sex, will it still work?

Efficacy: According to planned parenthood when Plan B is taken 48 to 72 hours after intercourse the efficacy is 61%. The level of efficacy drops continually from there. Efficacy would be significantly lower. ...Read more

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How long after taking the Plan B pill will it affect my period?

How long after taking the Plan B pill will it affect my period?

MAY/MAY NOT AFFECT: It may or may not affect your period.But ift does it wil be the next expected period ...Read more

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For how long after taking Plan B will your period be off?

May not be off at al: It depend when you took the Plan B , your period should come at the normal time. If it does not you need to check a pg test. ...Read more

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What should I expect after taking Plan B contraception?

What should I expect after taking Plan B contraception?

Possibly no side: effects. Potential Side effects w emergency contraception: tender breasts; menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal pain / cramping or fatigue. For chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Take pregnancy test & notify Dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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How long do I need to wait for a pregnancy test after took the Plan B pill?

See below: You would take a pregnancy test around 28 days after the first day of your last period (assuming you typically have 28 day cycles). ...Read more

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