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Body rash after taking Next Choice Emergency Contraception

I took Next Choice emergency contraception around 1 pm yesterday.I woke up this morning with a rash covering my body. It isn't extremely itchy, and my face, hands, and feet aren't swollen that I can see. I have been sick recently with a chest infection and then a cold, but I have never had anything like this happen.

Is the rash most likely from my lingering sickness or the Next Choice?
What should I do?
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replied January 3rd, 2013
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It is certainly possible that the pill can cause an allergic reaction like this. But is also by no means certain that the pill caused it. If you have any doubts, ask your doctor.

The Next Choice should be totally out of your body in 7 days, leaving you most likely with withdrawal bleeding.

Hope you feel better soon!
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