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Will taking Plan B while having my period affect anything or change anything?

Will taking Plan B while having my period affect anything or change anything?

Yes.: It may make your period atypical for you, or temporarily even lighten or stop it. This than then be followed by another episode of bleeding. ...Read more

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Can brown discharge after taking Plan B while on your period suggest pregnancy?

Can brown discharge after taking Plan B while on your period suggest pregnancy?

It is likely: Blood being expelled. Emergency contraception symptoms can include spotting or bleeding, changes in menstrual flow or your period may be late or early. It can also lead to nausea, abdominal pain, breast tenderness, dizziness. ...Read more

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Will taking Plan B while you're on your period mess you up?

Will taking Plan B while you're on your period mess you up?

Plan B can be used: At time during your menstrual cycle. Emergency contraception symptoms can include spotting or bleeding, changes in menstrual flow or your period may be late or early. Notify your gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Can be period be late from taking Plan B while on my last period? While having sex, the condom broke so I took Plan B that night. It was only the 5th day of my period but I took the pill just in case. The pill caused my period to last a week and a half lo

Can be period be late from taking Plan B while on my last period? While having sex, the condom broke so I took Plan B that night. It was only the 5th day of my period but I took the pill just in case. The pill caused my period to last a week and a half lo

One: One of the most common side effects of the Plan B pill is that it can cause cycle irregularity no matter when you take it. It is great that you took the Plan B right away since the sooner you take it, the more effective it is in preventing pregnancy. Since you took the Plan B on the same day you had sex and you were still on your period, it is highly unlikely that you would be pregnant. I attached a website with some excellent information about the Plan B below. ...Read more

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Will taking Plan B while you're on your period mess you up?

Will taking Plan B while you're on your period mess you up?

Plan B can be used: At any point during your menstrual cycle. Emergency contraception symptoms can include spotting or bleeding, changes in menstrual flow or your period may be late or early. Notify your gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Took Plan B while on period. Period ended. Now 5 days after it's like I'm having a second period... Normal?

Took Plan B while on period. Period ended. Now 5 days after it's like I'm having a second period... Normal?

Plan B: Very common for Plan B to cause irregularity in your periods. It should normalize over the next month. ...Read more

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Expert opinion please: could taking Plan B while on the off cycle of my pill pack stop my period from coming?

Expert opinion please: could taking Plan B while on the off cycle of my pill pack stop my period from coming?

Plan B: 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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How do I know when will I get my period after taking Plan B while on birth control?

How do I know when will I get my period after taking Plan B while on birth control?

At the usual time: If you are taking birth control pills, you should get your period during the week of no hormones you should not need Plan B! ...Read more

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How long does my next period will come in after taking a Plan B pill?

Not sure: If it works, it still could delay your period starting by a few days. ...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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After how many cycles does a period go tp its regular normal cycle when taking plan b?

After how many cycles does a period go tp its regular normal cycle when taking plan b?

Yes: Planb is most effective when taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. If you take planb, expect some irregular bleeding and a delay in your next cycle. Also, check a pregnancy test at least 2 weeks after unprotected intercourse. ...Read more

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Is it okay taking Plan B on my period?

Yes.: It may cause your cycles to be irregular for a few months, though. ...Read more

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Had no period after taking plan b. Is this normal?

Pregnancy Test: If your period is more than one week late please consult with your gynecologist. It would be important to ensure that you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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How long after taking Plan B do you get your period?

That is variable.: Potential se’s w emergency contraception: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period or spotting instead of period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Notify your gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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For how long after taking Plan B will your period be off?

May not be off at al: It depend when you took the Plan B, your period should come at the normal time. If it does not you need to check a pg test. ...Read more

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Can Plan B make your period 2 months late after taking it?

Check for pregnancy.: If you normally have regular periods and are now two months late after taking Plan B - you should notifiy your doctor. It would be important to ensure that you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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Could Plan B mess your period up months later after taking it?

Acute side effects: From Plan B usually resolve within several days. There is possible impact on menstrual cycle for up to 3 months. ...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 your period be up to 2 weeks late than normal after taking plan b?

Can your period be up to 2 weeks late than normal after taking plan b?

Possibly - but it: Would very important to rule out pregnancy if this were to happen. Emergency contraception symptoms can include spotting or bleeding, changes in menstrual flow or your period may be late or early. Notify your gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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After taking the Plan B pill when will you start up your regular period?

After taking the Plan B pill when will you start up your regular period?

Usually on time BUT: Not always. Potential side effects w emergency contraception include menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period). ...Read more

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Does a women have to neceserly get her period. 1week after taking Plan B?

Does a women have to neceserly get her period. 1week after taking Plan B?

No: It sometimes will occur at the normal time. Many women will have some spotting a few days later though. It depends too on what part of your cycle you took the plan b. ...Read more

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Can you let me know is it normal to have your period really late after taking the Plan B pill?

Could occur: How late? Emergency contraception symptoms can include spotting or bleeding, changes in menstrual flow or your period may be late or early. If your period is more than a week late take a home pregnancy test and follow up with your medical provider / gynecologist. ...Read more

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How do you tell the difference between bleeding as a result of Plan B or an actual period after taking plan b?

How do you tell the difference between bleeding as a result of Plan B or an actual period after taking plan b?

Plan B effect: Plan b is essentially taking a high dose of birth control to disrupt the hormonal patterns in your body to delay or present ovulation. An abnormal period afterwards is not surprising. A pregnancy test should be done 14 days after plan b. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get your period 2 months after taking plan b? . Didn't have a period until 2 months after plan b.

Is it normal to get your period 2 months after taking plan b? . Didn't have a period until 2 months after plan b.

Use of Plan B may: Be the cause. Potential side effects w emergency contraception includes 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. ...Read more

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Can taking Plan B cause 2 periods in 1 month? From the start of my last period to the start of my next was only 12 days. I took a Plan B in between.

Can taking Plan B cause 2 periods in 1 month? From the start of my last period to the start of my next was only 12 days. I took a Plan B in between.

Plan B: 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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