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Is it safe to have unprotected sex 3-4 days after my period?

By December 3, 2010 - 12:24pm
 
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I ended my period on Tuesday and was just spotting on Wednesday as a sign that my period was going to end. Today is Friday, and I had unprotected sex with my boyfriend. He didn't cum inside me and I took Emergency Contraceptives right after. Am I safe?

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Anonymous

Hi Me and my husband made love during my 3rd or 2nd day of period. I only have a short period which is always 3 days. And 2 days again after my period he ejaculate inside me twice. Is there a chance I could get pregnant? 2 days after it happened, I saw a blood on my underwear like a clot and it looks like a muccus with red blood sticky between two fingers. And 1 day after that Ive had brown discharge now.. What could that possibly mean? Me and my husband were suspecting I could be pregnant but the doctor said its impossible for I only just finished my period. Please help

May 21, 2017 - 12:58am
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Anonymous

hi me and my boyfriend had unprotected sex just 3 or 4 days after my period can I get pregnant?

May 16, 2017 - 5:07am
HERWriter Guide (reply to Anonymous)

Hello Anon

There is a risk, yes, as sperm can stay alive in the body up to 5 days. A test will let you know if you don't get your period on time.

A good rule of thumb is that if you don't want to get pregnant, don't have unprotected sex at any time.
Susan

May 16, 2017 - 6:04am
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Anonymous

Hi, if I have sex 3 days after my period, can I get pregnant?

May 11, 2017 - 10:26pm
HERWriter Guide (reply to Anonymous)

Hello Anonymous,

There is a risk if you have a very short menstrual cycle, like 22 days, as sperm can stay live in the body for up to 5 days.

The new menstrual cycle starts with the first day of your period. If your period lasts seven days, then four days after the end of your period is day 11. With a short, 22 day cycle, that is mid cycle and time for ovulation.
Susan

May 12, 2017 - 10:11am
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Anonymous

i had my period April 21, 2017 it ends on April 25, 2017. My bf and I had sex on April 26, 2017. Is it possible that i got pregnant?

April 30, 2017 - 7:10am
HERWriter Guide (reply to Anonymous)

Hello Anon

There is some small risk, it depends if you have a short cycle. A test will let you know if you don't get your period on time.

A good rule of thumb is that if you don't want to get pregnant, don't have unprotected sex at any time.
Susan

May 3, 2017 - 1:24pm
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Anonymous

Hi, my gf started period on 7/4 and we had sex on 13/4 without condom on, but I'm pretty sure there are no ejaculation. She usually has a 27-30 days cycle, is there any risk of pregnancy?

April 17, 2017 - 8:30pm
HERWriter Guide (reply to Anonymous)

Hello Anon

Unprotected sex is never safe so there is always a risk. Yours is likely low risk. Condoms.

Best,

Susan

April 21, 2017 - 1:32pm
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Anonymous

My girlfriend had her menstruation on 24th feb and finished on 28 Feb and we had sex on 4th March can she get pregnant?

March 24, 2017 - 4:15am
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