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I took the morning after pill 3 weeks ago and bled 5 days…

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Hi so I took the morning after pill 3 weeks ago and bled 5 days after but my period is due today and did the bleeding mean the pill worked

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Could I still get pregnant even if I bled after taking it
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 2 months ago

Morning after pill is hormone which shakes up body hormones. Due to it there can be bleeding and some change in the period cycle. The morning after pill has a very high efficacy of preventing pregnancy. Pill works in around 98% cases.

Since you had bleeding, it means it changed, body hormonal milieu, so efficacy is very likely.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Could I still get pregnant tho even with the bleed
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 2 months ago

No. Chance is almost zero.

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