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my friend shared w/ me about having sex w/ her boyfried for the first time..and she was so worried if he will get pregnant..is there posibility thatshe will get pregnant even if it is her first time having sex???and her menstrual period did not come for a month before they had sex...


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replied July 31st, 2010
Birth Control Answer A14844
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Since she did not have her periods for a month, the ovulation time could vary. It depends on when your friend had the unprotected intercourse. If the egg was present in her body at the time of intercourse, then chances are that she will get pregnant even if it was her first time.
If she is worried about the pregnancy, then ask her to consider taking Plan-B (emergency contraception) if 72 hours are still not over since the time of the unprotected intercourse. It will help in preventing pregnancy. If 72 hours are over, then she has to wait and see if she gets her periods. If periods do not start by the scheduled time, it would mean that she is pregnant.
Tell your friend to report to her gynecologist to see why she is not getting her periods. The examination and investigations done will confirm whether the absence of periods are due to pregnancy or any other underlying cause.
Take care.



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