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Pregnant From Precum Plan B
How high are your chances of getting pregnant from precum but you took Plan B 65 hours afterwards? And you were on cycle day 9 or 10 when sex occurred
Almost zero: The chances of getting pregnant from sex on cycle days 9-10 (counting day 1 as the first day of period bleeding) are usually low if one has 28-30 day cycles. The chances of getting pregnant from precum is low, and the chances of Plan B not working at 65 hours is very low. Combining all 3 events, there is almost no chance of pregnancy from this one sexual event. Always keep some condoms nearby. ...Read more
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What are my chances of being pregnant from precum if I took Plan B less than 10 hours later and I'm on birth control?
What's the chances of pre-ejaculate pregnancy with penetration only lasting for about a minute? Said "no close to ejaculation" Plan B within 2 hours
Why?: Why are you having unprotected sex and then having to take plan b? What about std's? You need to start acting like an adult. Yes, pre-ejaculate pregnancies do occur - unlikely in your case. No guy knows when they are "close to ejaculation". You need to be more responsible or you'll be rewarded with an unwanted pregnancy or infection in the near future. ...Read more
Does pre ejaculate have affect if I'm ovulating and have unprotected sex but took Plan B 22hrs later? Can I be pregnant? Scared...
Yes: Pre-ejaculate can definitely cause of pregnancy. That's great that you took plan b, but ideally you should try and take that immediately after the episode of unprotected intercourse. The effectiveness of Plan B diminishes with time. At 17, you might want to consider a more effective form of birth control. For instance, birth control pills combined with condom. ...Read more
Had unprotected sex during ovulation. Pre ejaculate only and took Plan B in 22 hours. What are my chances of pregnancy?
Had sex 3 days after the end of my period (didn't ejaculate but pre-ejaculate) took plan b four hours later. Tested day of exp. Period, neg. Pregnant?
Here are some...: Sex 3 days after period as described alone should pose extreme low odd to conceive since ovulation takes place 2 wks before period. Taking Plan-B pill will five additional line of contraception. Nonetheless, still do HPT in a wk after missing period & repeat it in another wk if the first test is (-) and still in doubt; this is today's sound practice... More? Ask doc timely. ...Read more
On the 16th of may my bf put his penis inside of me for 5 sec but I felt precum, took Plan B 24hrs later than another one 48hrs, can I still be prgnant?
Unlikely, but...: Plan b is very effective at preventing pregnancy if taken correctly. It sounds like you did this and then some. There was no benefit from taking that second dose. However, Plan B is not meant to be contraception. You have now seen in the heat of the moment the risk of pregnancy is huge, as are risks for std's. If you and bf are not ready to be mom and dad, see doc about appropriate contraception. ...Read more
Female is on antibodics & male may have had precum on his hands then touched the female parts become pregrant? How will that effect Plan B use?
No: Plan B is an emergency contraceptive to be used AFTER an episode of failed birth control. It doesn't keep working for the rest of the month. 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 ...Read more
Take home pregnancy: Test. 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
Next cycle: You should be able to get pregnant the next time you ovulate. ...Read more
Unlikely; Prob ok.: PlanB is very effective, especially if taken within the first 24hrs after unprotected sex. PlanB may cause done slight bleeding from 7-10 days after use. Your regular period should arrive as scheduled by it may be thrown off a bit from the PlanB. Your symptom is likely just from the PlanB. If your period doesn't arrive by 3 weeks after the medication, all MDs recommend you take a home preg test. ...Read more
Plan B can: Be used with oral contraceptives.Get a more detailed answer ›
Possibly, Depends: Plan B can reduce unintended pregnancy up to 5 days after unprotected sex, and can be taken anytime during menstrual cycle. It is most effective if taken w/i 72hrs (~89%), but significantly less effective if taken 4-5 days after unprotected sex. A recent study found that Plan B is less effective in women >165lbs, and not effective if >175lbs. Pregnancy risk is lower if sex 1wk after ovulation. ...Read more
Unlikely: If I understand your question correctly. ... You ovulated, you took Plan B and you want to know how effective Plan B is at preventing pregnancy. The answer is, Plan B only helps a little in preventing pregnancy after ovulation. The majority of plan b's action is to prevent ovulation. The Progesterone can have some inhibitory effects on fertilization, but they are minimal. ...Read more
Hi I am 18 years old. I want to know if you think I could be pregnant and if I should try to get Plan B?
I took Plan B twice within a week /4pills/. But I got pregnant now. My baby may be born with defects? Plz I am really worried.
Please call your OB: And discuss with your ob, the pills may not have caused a problem u need to go for an appt so your OB can discuss this and can do testing at the appropriate time to check the baby, women have gotten pregnant while taking birth control pills for yrs and the vast majority of the time the baby turns out to be fine. ...Read more
My boyfriend finished inside me while I was taking medroproxyprogesterone 10mg, can I become pregnant? Or should I take a plan B to be safe?
Unlikely pregnant: If you are taking your birth control pill at the same time every day you are unlikely to become pregnant. If you miss a dose, even by a few hours, it may increase your risk of pregnancy. In that case, a day-after pill such as Plan B will decrease the likelihood of pregnancy. A second method of contraception such as a condom will also decrease the likelihood of pregnancy in the future. ...Read more