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Had unprotected sex during periods, not taken contraceptive pill, missing periods. Will contraceptive pill works after few days?

I have unprotected sex on the 17th day of my period (counting forward, first day being 19th April). My normal duration of cycle is 28 days.Till today I have not seen it.I have not taken any contraceptive pill .Please tell me whether a contraceptive pill work if it is taken right now (i.e3 weeks after having unprotected sex)?
Asked On : Sun, 20 May 2012
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The contraceptive pill is supposed to be taken within 72 hours of unprotected sex and as such it is of no use to take it now after three weeks.
Answered: Sun, 20 May 2012
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