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Is the Plan B emergency contraceptive the same as the ru-486 pill?
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Dr. David Fein
Preventive Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: No
Plan b is actually a version of birth control pills, taken at high dose, intended to thicken the uterine lining and prevent a fertilized egg from implanting.
Ru-486 is a progesterone-blocker that causes a pregnancy, already implanted in the uterine lining, to separate and abort from the uterus.

In brief: No
Plan b is actually a version of birth control pills, taken at high dose, intended to thicken the uterine lining and prevent a fertilized egg from implanting.
Ru-486 is a progesterone-blocker that causes a pregnancy, already implanted in the uterine lining, to separate and abort from the uterus.
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