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Doctor insights on: Plan B One When Period Is Coming

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How would taking 2 Plan B pills in one month change your period

How would taking 2 Plan B pills in one month change your period

Plan B effect: Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. If intercourse was within 72 hours you consider taking plan b. Ella (ulipristal acetate) is another brand that can be used up to 5 days after unprotected intercourse. Plan b is a high dose of birth control to disrupt the hormonal patterns to delay or prevent ovulation. Abnormal bleeding after is common. Check preg test in 10 days. ...Read more

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Does Plan B One Step mess up your period? If so, how bad? Will I be late? I am supposed to start in four days roughly..

Does Plan B One Step mess up your period? If so, how bad? Will I be late? I am supposed to start in four days roughly..

Pregnancy unlikely: Plan B (or other emergency contraceptive pills) can alter the menstrual bleeding for the cycle in which Plan B was taken, and sometimes the next cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because Plan B works most of the time, but not all the time. ...Read more

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How will 2 Plan B tablets taken in one month affect period?

Irregular: Taking Plan B will throw the normal cycle off for up to 2 months after taking. It may be bleeding too early, too late, too long, too short or skipped. Anything is possible. Take a home urine pregnancy test 14 days after the sex. Be sure to use first urine of the morning for best accuracy. ...Read more

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Can I take Plan B One Step two days before expected period.?

Yes: You may but it's not necessary. If your preriod is really due in 2days then you don't have to worry about pregnancy.You have already ovulated about 12 days ago. ...Read more

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I am having period right after taking Plan B one step, how long will it last?

That is variable.: Plan b can cause changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period or spotting instead of period). ...Read more

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I took Plan B one step and got my period early. Does this normally happen?

This can happen with: Plan b. It can cause changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). ...Read more

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Got my period december 28, 2016 can plan b one step make my period come very early?

Yes: Plan B may alter the menstrual cycle by causing hormonal imbalance.
If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I took Plan B One-Step about one week ago. Today I started to bleed which looks like a regular period. Is this normal?

I took Plan B One-Step about one week ago. Today I started to bleed which looks like a regular period. Is this normal?

Yes, possible: You should get your period within a month of taking the pill, it may come up to week earlier than you expected it to a week later. If it is beyond that, check a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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I took plan B twice in one week. I got my period today (may 31) but I'm suppose to get my period (June 14). Is this normal?

Yes: Plan B is notorious for messing with your cycle. Give it a month or two to even out. Best of luck! ...Read more

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I took Plan B on a Monday and another one approximately 72 hours after that Monday, meaning Wednesday. How will it affect my period?

Can't predict.: Plan B can cause both spotting and/or changes in your next period. It is common. Do a pg test if this happens and if it is negative, repeat the pg test in about 3 weeks. Practice safe sex and save yourself a lot of grief, and money. Pick a more respectful partner (unless condom broke). Effective birth control and safe sex should be a mutual responsibility. Consider two methods of protection. ...Read more

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I took Plan B twice in one month but haven't had my period since before I took it about 8 weeks ago. I'm not sure if this is normal or not.?

Pregnancy test: It is time that you do a home pregnancy test. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully.
If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine if you are less than 26 years old. ...Read more

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Is taking Plan B twice one week apart ok? I have not had my period since the first pill but also would normally not expect it until next week.

Yes: Use over the counter Plan B if intercourse was within 72 hours to decrease the risk of unplanned pregnancy. if you had unprotected sex again then you should retake it. Consider starting birth control to avoid these scares. You can schedule a virtual visit on HealthTap with a doctor in your state now ...Read more

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I had my period a week before taking Plan B and then again a week after plan b... Should I base my next period off my first period or second one?

I had my period a week before taking Plan B and then again a week after plan b... Should I base my next period off my first period or second one?

Can't anticipate: When the next one will be. Potential Side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). Take pregnancy test & notify Dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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I took plan b twice in two weeks. I took one last monday & this monday. Will that make my period come later than usual? I should get my period on 9th

I took plan b twice in two weeks. I took one last monday & this monday. Will that make my period come later than usual? I should get my period on 9th

Plan b effect: Normally the menstrual cycle will come at the usual time although Plan B can cause some temporary cycle disruption in some users. Take a pregnancy test 2 weeks after use to verify that it worked. Consider starting birth control to avoid these scares in the future. ...Read more

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A week after taking Plan B I bled very lightly for 6 days. Is this considered my period and the start of a new cycle or should I get my expected one?

A week after taking Plan B I bled very lightly for 6 days. Is this considered my period and the start of a new cycle or should I get my expected one?

Probably not period: If this was not the time of your expected period, chances are that this is a response to the meds and you will have a period later. Consider a pregnancy test if no menses and going on the pill to prevent another scary situation - after everything resolves. Good luck. ...Read more