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Taking Plan B While On Period
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.
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.
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.
Expert opinion please: could taking Plan B while on the off cycle of my pill pack stop my period from coming?
Not sure: If it works, it still could delay your period starting by a few days.
That is variable.: Plan b can cause changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period or spotting instead of period).
Girlfriend had period on June 25 after taking Plan B which was normal. Still hasn't had her next period yet. Is this normal?
PlanB: PlanB can disrupt your periodI t could return to normal next month
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.
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.
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.See 1 more doctor answer
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.
Acute side effects: From Plan B usually resolve within several days. There is possible impact on menstrual cycle for up to 3 months.
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.
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