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Avoiding pregnancy risk - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   This is a doubt regarding pregnancy
Doctor :  
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Proceed with the query
User :   I had intercourse with my wife today
Doctor :  
User :   but unfortunately the contom broke
User :   we are not planning for a baby now
Doctor :  
User :   so I would like to know the prevention
User :   Is it safe taking contraceptive pill like iPill
Doctor :  
when was your wife's last menstrual period?
User :   March 21st
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how are her periods? are there regular?
User :   regular
Doctor :  
ok. what is the duration of periods like 28 days, 30 days, etc?
User :   30 days
Doctor :   Ok

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Though it is not a fertile period
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you have had intercours
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there is slight risk
User :   ok
Doctor :  
so as a preventive measure, she should go for I pill
Doctor :  
it is not a problem
User :   any side effects for this pill?
Doctor :   There shall be slight menstrual disturbances

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nothing more than that?
User :   Does it require doctor's prescription?
Doctor :   It is a OTC

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and does not require doctor's prescription
User :   ok thanks a lot
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   I read like within 6 to 72 hours she has to take the pill
Doctor :   Right
Doctor :  
Let it be as early as possible
User :   ok thanks
User :   ok bye take care.
Doctor :  
Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   sure
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