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My girlfriend took Plan B less than two days after unprotected sex and is having pink then brown spotting 5 days before her usual period. Side effect?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Emergency

Contraceptive. 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. This is most likely a side effect.

In brief: Emergency

Contraceptive. 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. This is most likely a side effect.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Elise Sadoun
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Probably

Can cause irregular bleeding.
Please use condoms next time. Good luck.

In brief: Probably

Can cause irregular bleeding.
Please use condoms next time. Good luck.
Dr. Elise Sadoun
Dr. Elise Sadoun
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