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Chances of pregnancy ,contraceptive pills and antidepressant effects - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I was with my boyfriend last night, and the tip of his penis was touching the outside of my vagina. There was precum, but we didn't actually have sex. Also, yesterday was supposed to be my ovulation. What should I do? should I be worried?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   I'm 16, why?
Doctor :   The precum is a secretion of the prostrate
Doctor :  
it can contain some amount of sperm in them
User :   okay
Doctor :   and it is also known that sperm if present close to the vaginal openings to swim up into the uterus
Doctor :  
since all these possibilties are known
Doctor :  
and there are chances of pregnancy
Doctor :  
hence i would suggest you to take the emergency contraceptive pills
Doctor :  
to be on safeside
User :   what would you say are the chances of me being... pregnant
Doctor :  
Have you followed?
Doctor :  
I cannot predict the chances
Doctor :  
I can only say this
Doctor :  
the chances are higher if you do not take the pills.
User :   and if i do take the pills? how possible would it be then?
Doctor :  
The chances are reduced by more than 60%
User :   okay
Doctor :  
Do you have any other query?
User :   what are the side effects of plan b one step
Doctor :  
Plan b can some time lead to headache, vomiting
Doctor :  
it can some time cause minor harmonal changes leading to transient harmonal irregularities
User :   what does that mean?
Doctor :  
since this medication are not for long duration
Doctor :  
the side effects are minimal
Doctor :  
It means there can be menstrual irregularities for a few cycles may be one or two cycles and then it will normalise
User :   also the doctors on this website are they real?
Doctor :  
Yes
User :   ok
User :   also does it matter that i'm on antidepressants?
User :   (in terms of taking EC)
Doctor :  
what medication are you on?
Doctor :  
most of the antidepressants do not have any effects on the medications
Doctor :  
so you can carry on with it
Doctor :  
Are you there?
Doctor :  
Are you there?
User :   okay
User :   yeah thanks
Doctor :  
Do you have any other query?
User :   im taking the generic wellbutrin xl
User :   is that ok
Doctor :  
yes
Doctor :  
it is ok
User :   okay
User :   thats all
User :   thank you very much
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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