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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.?

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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Took Plan B twice in one month and am on birth control my periods supposed to come next week, will I get it? If I miss it does that mean I'm preg?

Took Plan B twice in one month and am on birth control my periods supposed to come next week, will I get it? If I miss it does that mean I'm preg?

NO: Taking Plan B twice and also birth control pills should help you to avoid being pregnant. It depends on how many birth control pills you have missed. If you have missed more than 1 pill and taken Plan B twice, then you can get delayed period or irregular period. It is still safer to do pregnancy test when you miss your period without assuming anything. Good Luck ...Read more

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Took plan B twice in one week after condom broke (just to be sure, 1 day and then 3 days later.) Was 3 weeks late on my period the next month! Purchased a home pregnancy test (waited because I thought it could be a symptom of taking so much of the plan b

Took plan B twice in one week after condom broke (just to be sure, 1 day and then 3 days later.) Was 3 weeks late on my period the next month! Purchased a home pregnancy test (waited because I thought it could be a symptom of taking so much of the plan b

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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I have taken the morning after pill twice in one month. First time plan B second time generic. Is it not going to be effective?

I have taken the morning after pill twice in one month. First time plan B second time generic. Is it not going to be effective?

Should be effective: I don't see a problem between the brand and generic, as long as they were taken as instructed within the 48-72 hour. May need to talk to your doctor about other forms of contraception. ...Read more

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Taking two Plan B pills in one month is it still effective?

Taking two Plan B pills in one month is it still effective?

Plan B: Yes. Plan B emergency contraception is a backup plan that helps prevent pregnancy when taken within 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex or birth control failure. The sooner it's taken, the better it works. It contains levonorgestrel, the same hormone used in many birth control pills, just at a higher dose. ...Read more

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Could symptoms of Plan B one Step pill last more than a month?

Plan B One Step: Symptoms? Plan B One Step and other medications don't have symptoms per se. Side effects, perhaps, but not symptoms. Regardless of semantics, what are you feeling that's causing your concern? Check out http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/plan-b-one-step-side-effects. Html for info regarding side effects of this medication. By the way, when taken as directed within appropriate time frame, Plan B is very effect ...Read more

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Is a plan b one step pill that expired 7 months ago still effective?

Plan B: Plan B is intended to be used during a very short time frame. Get a Plan B that has not expired to be safe. ...Read more

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I took a plan b one step pill that had expired 7 months ago. Should I go and get another pill? Is the one I took still effective?

Plan B expired: If the expiration date is on the package, that is a "sell by " date for the pharmacy, Your pill should be good for a year after the date. Check with the pharmacist. If there is any question...take another. ...Read more

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Normally when I take plan b I don't bleed, but recently I took plan b and I did. What does that mean? I took multiple in one month.

Normally when I take plan b I don't bleed, but recently I took plan b and I did. What does that mean? I took multiple in one month.

Not unusual: It is not unusual to bleed after plan B, however there are other causes of bleeding that should be checked out. Also consider a better form of birth control. Plan B is not meant to be used continuously. ...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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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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Can Plan B pill cause you to have two periods in one month?

Can Plan B pill cause you to have two periods in one month?

It can cause bleed: Plan b essentially disrupts the normal menstrual cycle by blocking or delaying ovulation. That it is how it works and why it is so different than a medical abortion. Irregular bleeding after taking Plan B is not rare. ...Read more

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Hi, I took 3 plan b in one month and close together. Is there a risk of pregnancy and how will it effect my body?

Very little risk: Likelyhood of pregnancy is low. Depending on when you took the plan B. It will throw off your period. You should get on regular birth control or use condoms. ...Read more

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I took a Plan B 2 months ago. I had my period on the 8/17 and then another one 9/3 only for a few days. I started again 9/17 and have been on since.?

Pregnant?: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Purchase and perform a home pregnancy test. They usually become positive when you're about a week late. If it's negative, repeat it in 1 week and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Took Plan B 5 times in one month now my period is 2 weeks late and it's been over a month since I took plan b. Not preg. What's wrong?

Too much plan B: For one thing.Plan B is not to be used for regular contraception.It is not as effective as regular contraception. It is Plan B for BACK UP! Plan B can delay the onset of periods, &honestly, you've taken so many doses I don't when you can expect your period. And since Plan B is not as effective as regular birth control, if your period is delayed too much longer, you still need to consider pregnancy. ...Read more

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I took Plan B 1day b4 period was due, I got period/withdrawal bleeding (idk which one the bleeding was) 1week later, next month I'm late. Meaning?

Plan b: Plan b does not cause early ovulation. In fact that's the way it works by blocking ovulation. Plan b can cause menstrual cycle disruption temporarily. That's likely what happened with you. Your cycles will return to normal shortly. If you had unprotected sex again after taking Plan B you should take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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I took a Plan B after having my period. I am having my period again for a second time this month and my husband and I were careless again. Should I take another Plan B or will I still be protected from the first one I took? I am still having some bleeding

I took a Plan B after having my period. I am having my period again for a second time this month and my husband and I were careless again. Should I take another Plan B or will I still be protected from the first one I took? I am still having some bleeding

Be more careful: Plan b is effective up to 120 hours (optimally 72) from the time of unprotected intercourse. If more than this time period has passed then another Plan B dose can be used. Irregular menstrual bleeding may become more pronounced, a pregnancy test now and in 2 weeks is advisable. Plan b is not a form of contraception. ...Read more

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Is it bad to take more than 1 Plan B one step emergency contraceptive in a 1 month time period?

Plan B 1 Step: Will still be as effective in this scenario but this points to the need to use a more consistently effective form of birth control. ...Read more