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sex with bf on 10th, had i pill on 15th

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i got periods 12th of last month i had sex with my b.f on 10th of next month i used iphil today date is 15 i did not periods i am so scared am i pregnent.i don't want to be a pregnent please rply


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replied June 25th, 2013
Getting Pregnant Answer A43985
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If you had taken the emergency contraception within 24-48 hours of your unprotected intercourse/sexual contact, it should have helped in preventing pregnancy (provided you had not been sexually active without protection after taking it). The withdrawal bleeding usually occurs within 5-7 days of taking the emergency contraception (which may not occur if taken close to periods). Since the emergency contraceptives contain high doses of hormones, these can disrupt the normal hormonal and period pattern causing period/bleeding abnormalities and appearance of new symptoms. Wait and watch for your withdrawal bleeding or next periods which can be delayed due to ECP use. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation if periods are missed or abnormal, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy. If pregnancy gets ruled out and if you intend to remain sexually active, you should consider getting 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, and avoid repeat use of emergency contraception.
Take care.


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