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Can emergency contraception protect me from sexually transmitted infections (stis)?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Raj Syal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

The two are not related.

In brief: No

The two are not related.
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Dr. Victor Nwanguma
NO. Emergency contraception can protect you from becoming pregnant. It has no effect on STIs
Dr. Paula Hillard
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: NO

Hormonal contraception (pills, patch, shot, ring, and emergency contraceptives) do not prevent stds.
Only condoms/barrier methods lower the risks of stds.

In brief: NO

Hormonal contraception (pills, patch, shot, ring, and emergency contraceptives) do not prevent stds.
Only condoms/barrier methods lower the risks of stds.
Dr. Paula Hillard
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