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So me and my boyfriend had unprotected sex on the 16th while i was on my period two days before it ended, i took the day after pill and on the 22nd of november i got my period again. could i be pregnant? what should i do?
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replied November 25th, 2012
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Having sexual contact/intercourse during your periods or menstrual bleeding usually does not result in pregnancy, hence there was no need for emergency contraceptive use (chances of egg being present in your system is nil during menstrual bleeding). The second bleeding that you experienced few days after taking the emergency contraception could have been the withdrawal bleeding. Avoid further unprotected sexual contact. Wait and watch for your next periods that can be delayed due to ECP use. If you are not ready for pregnancy, but intend to remain sexually active, you should consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist to get started on suitable regular birth control measures to be protected (after your periods). Be regular with birth control use as instructed. Avoid having unprotected sexual contact if not ready for pregnancy. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle.
Take care.



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