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About 3 days I took birth control late one day 6 hrs late second day 15 minutes late and third day3 hrs late is birth control still effective?

About 3 days I took birth control late one day 6 hrs late second day 15 minutes late and third day3 hrs late is birth control still effective?

Probably yes: The effectiveness of pills depends on consistent and correct use--which is usually defined as btwn 1-2 hrs early and 1-2 hrs late. Even with a missed d, the pill is likely effective, but if the pill was at the beginning of a pack or the last hormonal pill before the sugar pills/placebos, it might make more difference. To be sure, use back-up (condoms) for 7 d. Try setting the alarm on your cell. ...Read more

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Pregnant late second trimester. Drank milk that expires tomorow. Could this harm the baby? It was just 1 day before the use by date?

Pregnant late second trimester. Drank milk that expires tomorow. Could this harm the baby? It was just 1 day before the use by date?

Should be fine: Pasteurized milk in the U.S. has a date stamped on it. If the milk had been opened a while, had been left out of the refrigerator too long, is close to the stamped expiration date (or at that date or beyond), then a person should watch for sour-tasting milk... which would mean it should be thrown away. If it tastes fine, has not expired, and seems safe using common sense, then it is not harmful. ...Read more

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Late second period after miscarriage could I be pregnant? I had a mc on 12/19 had my first period 1/19 that was light and 10 days & now I'm late

Late second period after miscarriage could I be pregnant? I had a mc on 12/19 had my first period 1/19 that was light and 10 days & now I'm late

Just take a test: Why wonder? You can just take a test and in minutes you will know. Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more

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5 days late second missed period negative bloods, 2 faint positives 5 negatives 6 invalid, getting stabbing pains, waiting for wee results am I Pregnant?

5 days late second missed period negative bloods, 2 faint positives 5 negatives 6 invalid, getting stabbing pains, waiting for wee results am I Pregnant?

Pregnant?: You have had a multitude of negative pregnancy tests. The serum testing is the most telling and since both of those were negative the likelihood of pregnancy is very very low. ...Read more

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Can taking Plan B two months in a row cause long term effects like a late period? Second month of taking the pill I had a heavy period 4 days.

Can taking Plan B two months in a row cause long term effects like a late period? Second month of taking the pill I had a heavy period 4 days.

Unlikely long term: Taking plan B two months in a row is unlikely to create long term effects other than resulting in an irregular bleeding pattern.
Being conscientious about taking birth control pills or using protection like condoms is the best remedy for avoiding situations that require taking planB. ...Read more

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I had a c section may 24 and had my first period 6 weeks later now I am 8 days late for second period and negative hpt any chance I'm pregnant?

I had a c section may 24 and had my first period 6 weeks later now I am 8 days late for second period and negative hpt any chance I'm pregnant?

Tests are accurate: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly done urine test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon. ...Read more

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Took Plan B twice 20 days apart 2 different cycles. My period is late the second time. Negative hpt the day of second period. Pregnancy or Plan B?

Took Plan B twice 20 days apart 2 different cycles. My period is late the second time. Negative hpt the day of second period. Pregnancy or Plan B?

Plan B: Negative HPT is usually reassuring. Plan B can delay your cycle. Plan B taken in 2 different cycles are not related. Each Plan B acts only for that episode of sexual activity and effects only that menstrual cycle. Needing Plan B frequently indicates a need for reliable contraception. Please discuss your options with a doctor, ...Read more

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Over 8 weeks late, for second period after a suspected miscarriage (+2 miscarriages) I have pregnancy symptoms but negative hpt. Could I be pregnant?

Over 8 weeks late, for second period after a suspected miscarriage (+2 miscarriages) I have pregnancy symptoms but negative hpt. Could I be pregnant?

Unlikely: If you did the test correctly and it was negative 8 weeks after missed period, you are not pregnant. You may hormonal imbalance that is causing symptoms. Since you have missed two periods, it would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation. You may consult this site for info on the topic.

http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx ...Read more

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Boyfriend never cam inside me had my period on time first month and late the second since but heavy. Now have blue veins on nipples and sore breasts!

Boyfriend never cam inside me had my period on time first month and late the second since but heavy. Now have blue veins on nipples and sore breasts!

PG test first, then.: First, do a pregnancy test as "pre cum" can cause live sperm to impregnate you. If the test is negative, then the sore breasts may simply be a function of excess hormone (estrogen) stimulation. See a GYN MD or clinic if you still have any concerns. ...Read more

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My last 2 periods have been very light (not normal for me) and also late. Now my second one is also a black colour. Why?

My last 2 periods have been very light (not normal for me) and also late. Now my second one is also a black colour. Why?

Hormonal imbalance: Possible hormonal imbalance which is not uncommon, nevertheless you should talk this over with your OB-GYN as there could be something else going on that needs to be taken care of. ...Read more

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My 7 months old is a week late on her second shot for flu, can I skip it or should I take her in anyway?

My 7 months old is a week late on her second shot for flu, can I skip it or should I take her in anyway?

I would: The recommendation for the interval between the two doses is greater than or equal to 4 weeks apart. This is done in case the first dose did not result in sufficient immunity. Very likely being only a week late will not be a factor. I would take her in anyway. Best wishes:) ...Read more

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If I started a pack late on my second month on bcp but doubled up. Will it effect my 3rd mon w/ risk of preg? NEVER missed a pill before. On 3rd pack

If I started a pack late on my second month on bcp but doubled up. Will it effect my 3rd mon w/ risk of preg? NEVER missed a pill before. On 3rd pack

Should be effective: If you only started one day late and then doubled up but were otherwise regular you should not worry. ...Read more

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Extremely late period after second cycle of clomid (clomiphene)?

Extremely late period after second cycle of clomid (clomiphene)?

Check preg test: You are either pregnant or you ovulated late or not at all. If you are not pregnant ask your doctor about increasing the Clomid (clomiphene) dose. ...Read more

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Could I be pregnant. My period is 1 day late and from second day it is light spotting?

Could I be pregnant. My period is 1 day late and from second day it is light spotting?

Perhaps...: But unlikely. The spotting could be your period. The easiest way to know is to purchase a very inexpensive home pregnancy test. take one today. If negative, repeat in 10 days and avoid alcohol in the meantime. If you had a period four weeks ago and do happen to be pregnant now, you may be early enough that it would not show up as positive right away. ...Read more