This forum is for questions and support regarding Caesarean Section , Childbirth, Diabetes, Depression, Fetal Monitoring, Genetic Testing, Hormonal Changes, Labor, Lamaze, Morning Sickness , Nutrition, Parenting, Prenatal Care, Weight gain.
Worried about Pregnacy, Morning After Pill...HELP anyone?
I had unprotected sex about 3am on 5/22/11. There was no ejaculation and my partner was not in the whole way and only for about 2-3 thrusts until I freaked out...I am worried about precum...especially because I am right in the middle of my cycle...and was set to ovulate 5/24/11 or 5/25/11 (due to ovulation test). I started to freak out bc I didn't realize it was around that time...and my periods are very irregular bc I am no longer on a regular birth control bc I had horrible side effects from any normal birth control I would take. I took the first Next Choice pill about 56 hrs after unprotected sex after realizing how close to ovulation I was...and then since I didn't want to wait (in case I forgot), I took the second pill about 3 hrs later. If I sex on Sunday morning...and ovulated Tuesday or Wednesday, but took both Next Choice within the 72 hrs...can I still be pregnant?
From the sound of things, I doubt that you will get pregnant from this encounter.
Emergency contraceptives work by delaying ovulation, so it is pretty likely that your cycle will be affected by the medication and your period may be delayed.
In most cases, testing for pregnancy is recommended if the period is delayed by more than a week
Don't forget about condoms too!
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.