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Does Plan B contraceptive cause a period?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: It could impact
period. Potential side effects w emergency contraception include: menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fatigue, headache, breast tenderness & abdominal pain or cramps.
Take pregnancy test & notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late.

In brief: It could impact
period. Potential side effects w emergency contraception include: menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fatigue, headache, breast tenderness & abdominal pain or cramps.
Take pregnancy test & notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: NO
Plan b alters the lining of your uterus and so prevents implantation.
It may cause some breakthrough bleeding but does not cause a period.

In brief: NO
Plan b alters the lining of your uterus and so prevents implantation.
It may cause some breakthrough bleeding but does not cause a period.
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
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