ask: Could I be pregnant??

By aliciacruz November 19, 2012 - 3:28pm
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I had unprotected sex October 2nd took next choice october 3rd. My period came on october 17 as normal. Since then I have have cramps and dizziness I'm now late for my period this month but I'm lighty spotting with cramps. Can someone help me please do you think I should be worried about being pregnant?

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Maryann Gromisch RN Guide

Hello aliciacruz,

Unless you have had unprotected sex since your last period of October 17, there is no chance that you could be pregnant.

Some women experience changes in their menstrual cycle after taking an emergency contraceptive. As a side effect, periods start earlier or later than normal and menstrual flow can be lighter or heavier than normal. This could be the case with you.

Relax and wait. Your period will probably start soon.


November 19, 2012 - 5:42pm
aliciacruz (reply to Maryann Gromisch RN)

Thanks so much, I really hope I comes soon I've been cramping as if I'm about to start.

November 19, 2012 - 6:51pm
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