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How reliable is the pill Plan B after two days?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Up to 89%

Plan B One-Step is up to 89 % effective when taken within 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex.
It can reduce chance of pregnancy by up to 95% if used within 24 hours. It continues to reduce the risk of pregnancy up to 120 hours (5 days) after unprotected sex, but is less effective as time passes.

In brief: Up to 89%

Plan B One-Step is up to 89 % effective when taken within 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex.
It can reduce chance of pregnancy by up to 95% if used within 24 hours. It continues to reduce the risk of pregnancy up to 120 hours (5 days) after unprotected sex, but is less effective as time passes.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: Reliability

Plan b is effective for up to five days or 120 hours.

In brief: Reliability

Plan b is effective for up to five days or 120 hours.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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