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How soon should your period start after you have taken emergency contraception?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
In brief: Menses
Potential side effects with emergency contraception can include: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late 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 doctor if you miss your period. See below.

In brief: Menses
Potential side effects with emergency contraception can include: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late 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 doctor if you miss your period. See below.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Consult with your physician for or develop significant lower abdominal pain.
Dr. Vanita Patel
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Depends
It depends when you took the pills .
Usually you will get your period on expected time if you are not pregnant.

In brief: Depends
It depends when you took the pills .
Usually you will get your period on expected time if you are not pregnant.
Dr. Vanita Patel
Dr. Vanita Patel
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