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Morning After Pill During Period
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
I took morning after pill during my period & the day after i took the pill, my period stopped. Could that be caused by the morning after pill?
I had my sex during my period on June 8th, took the morning after pill, the next morning
I had sex again July 4th and took the morning after ?
I took the morning after pill about 3 week's ago during my period. I am now experiencing some period like cramps and brown spotting, is this normal?
Menstrual Periods: No. First you did not in any way need a morning after pill for a sexual encounter during your normal menstrual period. One cannot get pregnant during a period. By taking the morning after pill you messed up your own internal hormones and it may take some time to recover. Which means you must be very careful about protecting against unwanted pregnancy during this time. ...Read more
I'm on bc pills and took the morning after pill, will my period come during my reminder pills? And is bubbles in my urine a sign or symptom of anythin
I am on the pill, but got my period a week early and then had sex during the designated 'period' week. Should i take the morning after pill?
Probably not...: The answer is that, if you are taking the pill daily, you are still highly unlikely to get pregnant, even if bleeding is more irregular. The morning after pill is probably not needed and not tested in birth control pill users, so not sure it would work anyways. Bottom line... You are likely safe. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex during my regular periods and then i took the morning after pill can i still be prgnant ?
Maybe. Maybe not.: Plan B and other emergency contraceptive pills work the majority of the time, but not all the time, so should test in 3 weeks. A urine pregnancy test done correctly gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened). If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and therefore lead to a repeat test. ...Read more
Possible: It is possible to be late or to be pregnant. Emergency contraception symptoms can include spotting or bleeding, changes in menstrual flow or your period may be late or early. If your period is more than a week late take a home pregnancy test and follow up with your medical provider / gynecologist. ...Read more