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Will yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) work for morning after pill?

Will yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) work for morning after pill?

No: It would not be effective. Check reference chart to see which oral contraceptives can be used for emergency contraception and at what doses. Http://ec. Princeton. Edu/questions/dose. Html#dose ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Emergency Contraception (Definition)

Emergency contraception is the method a woman can use to avoid getting pregnant, after she has received sperm in her vagina. She takes the hormone pills, which are usually larger doses of hormones used in oral birth control pills, within a short time (days) after her sexual activity, ...Read more


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Can Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) be used as a morning after pill? Taking the dose of 4 pills, and 12 hours later 4 pills within the first 24 hours?

Can Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) be used as a morning after pill? Taking the dose of 4 pills, and 12 hours later 4 pills within the first 24 hours?

Emergency Contracept: Look up the Emergency Contraception Website. Ec.princeton. Edu It is safer to take a Morning After Pill because it is Progesterone only not estrogen. we are concerned about blood clot risks. The site I gave you lists products available in Argentina. ...Read more

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Can I use yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) as morning after pills?

Can I use yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) as morning after pills?

No, not effective: For emergency contraception. Check reference chart to see which oral contraceptives can be used for emergency contraception and at what doses. Http://ec. Princeton. Edu/questions/dose. Html#dose ...Read more

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Disadvantage of morning after pill?

Disadvantage of morning after pill?

Possible Side Effect: 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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How effective is taking the morning after pill?

How effective is taking the morning after pill?

Very: If taken within 72 hours of sex, it decreases risk of pregnancy to below 1%. "off-label", it can be used up to 120 afterwards but will be less effective. ...Read more

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What are the pros and cons of the morning after pill?

What are the pros and cons of the morning after pill?

The pro is that it: Can prevent pregnancy. The cons are possible side effects. Potential side effects w emergency contraception: tender breasts; menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal pain / cramping or fatigue. For chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. ...Read more

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What should I expect when taking the morning after pill?

What should I expect when taking the morning after pill?

No side effects OR: Potential side effects of: 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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Which usually happens after taking the morning after pill?

Prevents pregnancy: 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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Can Flucloxacillin be used as a morning after pill?

Can Flucloxacillin be used as a morning after pill?

Antibiotic: Flucloxacillin is an antibiotic, and to my knowledge has no use as a morning after pill. ...Read more

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Would the morning after pill be ok if you have Crohn's disease?

Would the morning after pill be ok if you have Crohn's disease?

What meds ru taking: It should be but it would be helpful if you can list the medications you are taking so drug interactions can be reviewed. ...Read more

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How effective is "the morning after pill? " I could be ovulating too.

How effective is "the morning after pill? " I could be ovulating too.

95%: As above, if taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse, sooner the better ...Read more

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Does the morning after pill cause nausea?

Does the morning after pill cause nausea?

Yes: Emergency Contraceptive pills can cause nausea. Potential side effects w emergency contraception include 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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Morning after pill causes shorter period?

Morning after pill causes shorter period?

Emergency contracept: 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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Morning after pill cause white discharge?

Morning after pill cause white discharge?

The hormonal change: Could ^ chances for a yeast infection. A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), >. ...Read more

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Percentage of hormone in morning after pill?

Percentage of hormone in morning after pill?

0% Progesterone: Levonorgestrel is a progestin and not an actual hormone. It useful because it will act similarly to the natural hormone progesterone. The Plan B one step pill contains 1.5 mg of levonorgestrel. Except for the filler, matrix, and binder required to create the pill itself is 100% of the medication. ...Read more

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Morning after pill during post partum does it work?

Morning after pill during post partum does it work?

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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Do I need a prescription for the morning after pill?

Do I need a prescription for the morning after pill?

Over the counter: If you are over 18 it is available without a prescription. The morning after pill will give you irregular bleeding. Ideally it should be taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. Consider seeing your obgyn to discuss contraception options. This will keep you from getting pregnant and give you menstrual cycle control. ...Read more

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Do the morning after pill Aftera work 43 hrs after sex?

Do the morning after pill Aftera work 43 hrs after sex?

Aftera - yes: It is recommended that it be used within 72 hours (3 days of unprotected sex).

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Can you tell me if morning after pill make you bloated?

Can you tell me if morning after pill make you bloated?

Possibly: Potential Side effects w emergency contraception: tender breasts; menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal pain / cramping or fatigue. For chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Take pregnancy test & notify Dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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Does Aftera morning after pill works during ovulation?

Does Aftera morning after pill works during ovulation?

Yes: Plan B can work in one of three ways depending on where you are in your cycle. It can prevent or delay ovulation, can interfere with the fertilization of the egg or may prevent implantation by altering the lining of the uterus. If you take Plan B One-Step within 24 hours, it is about 95% effective. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take the morning after pill 24 hrs after sex?

Is it safe to take the morning after pill 24 hrs after sex?

Yes: Plan b - the morning after pill is effective for up to five days (120 hours) after unprotected sex. It is most effective if used within three days (72 hours) of unprotected sex. ...Read more

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Which r the side effects of ciplas I pill (morning after pill)?

Which r the side effects of ciplas I pill (morning after pill)?

Side effects: Of the morning after pill include: some chance of irregular bleeding, small chance of side effects from Progesterone such as bloating, water retention and mood swings, and the small chance of it failing and being pregnant. ...Read more

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How effective are the condoms and morning after pill combined?

How effective are the condoms and morning after pill combined?

Sperm plus Egg: Condoms are 100% effective when used throughout the sexual encounter. One cannot get pregnant without sperm. ...Read more

Dr. Adam Levy
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Morning After Pill (Definition)

Emergency contraception is a method to prevent pregnancy in women who have had unprotected sex, or for whom a barrier method has failed (slipped condom, diaphragm, or cervical cap, or broken condom). Emergency contraception medicine is not the same ...Read more


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Oral Contraceptive (Definition)

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