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Plan B Bloating
One heavy and two slightly lighter periods after taking plan b. I have slight bloating and gases after safe sex yesterday. Negative test. Pregnant?
Here are some. ..: Known to us, no contraceptives can offer 100% guaranty. But, nowadays, the easily available and highly accurate HPT has brought much blessing to all sexually active females. So, do HPT in a wk after missing the expected period and repeat it in a wk if the 1st test is (-) & still in doubt. More? Seek pro-evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more
My girlfriend is experiencing bloating, a hot head, lower stomic pains 4 days after taking Plan B one-setp pill? How long will this last?
A few days: The effects only last a day or two. ...Read more
I had sex 12-8. The next day, I took Plan B. Then I had a gyno appt. On 12-12 and was prescribed NuvaRing. Nonstop bloating, cramping. Light brwn disc?
I took Plan B 6 days ago, still bloating and cramping. I also had the mirena (levonorgestrel) inserted 4 days ago. Is this normal?
I took Plan B a week and a half ago and I just have some cramping and bloating right now I haven't bled yet my period was do 6 days ago is it normal?
Took plan b 2 wks ago. Bled for a week after. Period is now four days late but I have brown discharge and bloating am I pregnant?
Took Plan B 12-8. Was then perscribed and started NuvaRing 12-13. Constant bloating, cramping, constipation, light brown discharge, lower back pains..
Well is it too early to experience pregnancy symptoms such as the extreme bloating and cramps if I took plan b last Tuesday and expect my period this upcoming Wednesday?
Took plan b. No period for almost 2 months. Negative pregnancy test. White odorless discharge. No symptoms just bloating. Any answers please?
I took plan b the day after intercourse. Second week, Brests are very sore and full. I'm experiencing bloating and gas. I notice white discharge today?
Took Plan B 30 hours after unprotected sex, had my mirena (levonorgestrel) inserted 2 days later. I've had horrible bloating. Will all these hormones effect my period?
Plan B: Plan "B" should be taken as soon as possible after sex. Your timing is good. As for mirena (levonorgestrel) it is a hormone releasing IUD. When first placed it may affect your period. With time the side effects should go away. If the don't you may want to change it to a different one. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex Tuesday and within an hr I took plan b. Now I'very been experiencing extreme bloating and cramps. My period is due this Wednesday. Is it to early to use a 1st response 6 days sooner pregnancy test?
Too soon: If you had sex 5 days ago then it is too early to do a pregnancy test. You will need to wait 2-3 weeks from the date of intercourse. If you have your period as scheduled the you are not pregnant. Sometimes after Plan B the menstrual cycle is disrupted. This is how it works. Consider starting birth control to avoid these scares in the future ...Read more
Missed 1period, took plan b, had bleeding for 4days, now nauseous, frequent urination, weight gain, tired, loss of appetite, bloating. Chances of preg?
Unlikely if you took: Get a pregnancy test to keep your mind at ease and see Gyn doctor for long term goals ...Read more
I had unprotected sex the same day my period ended, he made sure he pulled put before he ejaculated. About 24 hours later I took Plan B and now I'm having horrible bloating and joint pain. Are these side effects common?! it's been four days and it's still
No not common: See your gyn for an evaluation and work up, doubt you would be pg but your gyn can include that with blood work and you need an ultrasound. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex and 3 days later I took aftera and I know there's gonna be side effects but right now I'm bloating so much and peeing a lot help?
Had sex 10 weeks ago & used planb. I'm having pregnant symptoms (24/7nausea and bloating) but recently had a neg. Blood test & heavy period. Could I be preg?
Not if neg preg test: Home pregnancy tests are very reliable. If you have done one and it is negative then you can rely on it. Most likely this is just your first period after plan b. I would schedule a visit to discuss an effective contraception plan so that you don't need Plan B in the future. ...Read more
I took planb after unprotected sex on last day of my period 2week ago & had a lightperiod. I have abdominal bloating. Is it pregnancy or just my period?
Sounds like: Just your period but take a pregnancy test if you want peace of mind. ...Read more
Should I use Plan B? I was on a 3 day course of bactrim and had sex and the condom broke. I am on ortho tri cyclen lo for 7 years. I am concerned that the Bactrim may have effected my BC pill. Should I take Plan B?
But is does have potential side effects. 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.
Safe but w possible: 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
Plan B: Plan B One-Step is up to 89 % effective when taken within 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex. It can reduce chance of pregnancy by up to 95% if used within 24 hours. It continues to reduce the risk of pregnancy up to 120 hours (5 days) after unprotected sex, but is less effective as time passes. ...Read more
Plan B: 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. Possibly no SE's. ...Read more