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By October 5, 2016 - 9:47pm
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i have had two periods in august ..from 17-20 and 30 aug-2nd sep,on 10th&24 august i had sex and took ipills,till now i havent got my period ..again last two days i had sex but with protection ...my nippples r smewat paining when i touch it and white discharge is somewhat more regular than usual last 30 days....what could be the reason for delay of period??should i wait for some time or take any pregnancy test?

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Hi Mounika133

Thank you for your post!

Emergency contraceptives are up to 95% effective for women under 176 pounds (it is less effective for women over 165 pounds and ineffective for women over 176 pounds) when taken as prescribed within the first 24 hours, so your risk is very small. Side effects can include stomach aches, headaches, nausea and a general feeling of being unwell. Symptoms usually start 3-7 days after taking the medication and may or may not include bleeding. If you don’t get your next period within a week of it’s expected date, a pregnancy test may be necessary although the risk is very low.

Read more here: http://www.empowher.com/birth-control/content/facts-about-emergency-cont...


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