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I had sex with my gf Sunday. Her period starts next week. I peed before. I pent rated but shortly after we put in spermicidal foam. Can she be prego?
Maybe: Couples who have sex tend to make babies. That's how we humans are designed (so we don't go extinct). Anyway, a home urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon. ...Read more
Yes, but not needed: Iud is high effective in reducing/preventing pregancy, and so spermicide is not typically needed. As you probably already know, using condom (which often contains spermicide) is advisable to reduce risks of std transmission and it is safe to use on women who have an iud in place. Iud only reduces/prevents pregnancy, not std...Thus adding a condom, with/out spermicide is advisable... ...Read more
Less: The purpose of a condom is Barrier Contraceptive. Preventing the sperm from getting to the reproductive tract. If the condom breaks at the time of ejaculation it lost its most important function. The small amount of spermicidal gel may help a little but unfortunately the major goal of the condom was lost and you are at much greater risk for pregnancy. If within 72 hours -> Plan B meds for her. ...Read more
Plan B/ condom: 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. Consistent & correct use of condoms has a 98 % rate of efficacy in preventing pregnancy. However, ...Read more
Doubtful: Maybe irritation but less likely an infection. Get checked if you are having too much discomfort. Good luck. ...Read more