ask: I had unprotected sex and took postinor 2 without side effects. What are my chances of pregnancy?

By CC December 4, 2012 - 8:59am
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Hi, my last period was on the 14 of October, had sex for the first time October 26, pull out method was used, however less than six hours later the first pill of postinor 2 was taken, and the last pill 12 hours later. my next period is due December 11. i did not have any side effects. i am really worried, what is the chance of pregnancy?

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how early can i take a pregnancy test? and does pre ejaculation contain sperm?

December 4, 2012 - 2:47pm
Susan Cody HERWriter Guide (reply to CC)

Hi again!

Some sperm can contain ejaculate, if a man hasn't had sex for a few days or hasn't gone to the bathroom.

You can take a test 3-5 days before your period is due, depending on the kind of test. Check out your options at the drugstore.



December 5, 2012 - 2:09pm
Susan Cody HERWriter Guide


The odds of any sexually active woman under 35 getting pregnant every month are around 20%. Emergency contraception is about 92% effective. That's about all we can tell you in terms of risk. Your risk is low.



December 4, 2012 - 1:14pm
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