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plan b/birth control

By Anonymous January 4, 2012 - 9:14pm
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i had just gotten my period right before new years and my boyfriend and i had sex and the condom broke. i took plan less 24 hrs after that. I regularly take birth control so after i took the pill i didnt start my next cycle of birth control because i wasnt sure if my period would come early because of the plan b. It has been almost a week since i was supposed to take my regular birth control and im not sure if i should wait to get my period again or if i should start taking it now. Also if my next scheduled period was in 3 more weeks when is the right time to take a pregnancy test?

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Take a home pregnancy test. If you are not pregnant see a gyn for taking birth controls. Talk to her about Yaz Birth controls they are the best ones and comes by prescription.

Good Luck,

January 6, 2012 - 9:27pm
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Hi Anon,

Welcome to EmpowHER.  Many women first choose a home pregnancy test (HPT), about a week after a missed period. If you are not sure if you are pregnant or not, then it would be best to wait before starting your birth control pill.



January 5, 2012 - 5:10am
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