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Day 2 of placebo pills (normally begin period on day 3) when during sex the condom slipped off took Plan B and still got period on time.whats wrong?

Day 2 of placebo pills (normally begin period on day 3) when during sex the condom slipped off took Plan B and still got period on time.whats wrong?

Nothing is wrong!: Good news! Nothing is wrong! If you are taking birth-control pills and haven't missed any days, you are unlikely to get pregnant even without a condom. Also, since your period started on time, you are not pregnant. Your body is doing what its supposed to do during the placebo pills. Your back-up plan didn't work but your primary contraception method is still functioning. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Took plan b 5 weeks ago, and still no period, just a tiny bit of spotting for two days the day my period was due, pregnancy test is negative?

Took plan b 5 weeks ago, and still no period, just a tiny bit of spotting for two days the day my period was due, pregnancy test is negative?

Tests are accurate: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal spotting, or medications. A test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a negative result may be due to testing too early such as less than 2 weeks after conception. ...Read more

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Took plan b almost 2 yrs ago still haven't had a period Dr said I'm fine I'm not comfortable with his theory?

Took plan b almost 2 yrs ago still haven't had a period Dr said I'm fine I'm not comfortable with his theory?

You are not fine: Plan B is a single treatment to prevent a single ovulation cycle. It will not cause permanent cessation of menses. You need a proper workup. ...Read more

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I took the Plan B pill three weeks ago and then started what seemed a period two weeks ago, i'm still bleeding very heavyly. What's going on?

I took the Plan B pill three weeks ago and then started what seemed a period two weeks ago, i'm still bleeding very heavyly. What's going on?

Check preg test: First step is to check a pregnancy test and confirm that Plan B worked. If positive you will need to see your doctor right away. If negative then schedule a routine visit to discuss more effective birth control and options that would help with menstrual cycle control. The first period after Plan B is often a little off. Many patients take Ibuprofen to help with cramping and to cut down bleeding. ...Read more