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Effectiveness of i -pill if taken after 24 hours - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page
User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   i need ur help
User :   doctar
User :   i had an intercourse with my frn
Doctor :   k
User :   & noe she missed her periods
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide these: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status,
User :   27-M-
Doctor :   k
User :   she had taken ipil on 6
Doctor :   since when did u have the sex?
Doctor :   was it unprotected/
User :   & her normal period date was 14 of this month
User :   we had sex on 5
Doctor :   so its delayed by one day
User :   & on 8th we again had sex but it was only for 5 min & nothing gone in
User :   ya
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, This would require a detailed history and it can extend beyond 5 minutes.
Doctor :   when did she had the i-pill after the sex?
User :   on 6th
Doctor :   k
User :   after one day
User :   of sex
Doctor :   k
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User :   hi doctar
User :   *doctor
Doctor :   hi
User :   ru thr
Doctor :   yeah
User :   so lets talk in detail regarding thr query
Doctor :   have u paid thru our site
User :   ya i have paid
Doctor :   ok thanks
Doctor :   tell me
User :   my pleasure
Doctor :   when did u have unprotected sex?
User :   see we had sex on 4th of this month
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   4th Jan
User :   & she had taken ipill on 6 th
Doctor :   means after 48 hrs
User :   one more thing
Doctor :   k
User :   tht was unprotected but as i can say nothing came out from my side
User :   but for precaution she had taken ipill
Doctor :   well u never know what happens
Doctor :   she took after 48 hrs
User :   again we had encounter on 8th for less thn 5 min & same thng i can say
User :   ya
Doctor :   well time doent matter
User :   she had a normal period date as 14 th
Doctor :   k she was supposed to have periods on 14th Jan
User :   but didnt feel any thing wheather the semen had came
Doctor :   rite
User :   & we are worried abt tht
Doctor :   so now ur worrried what has happened
Doctor :   well the efficiency of the I-pill reduces with time
User :   no my fiancee has lost its period
User :   or it can come
User :   for tht we r worried
User :   k
Doctor :   its highly effective when u take immedietaly
User :   k
Doctor :   but after 24 hrs it had less effect
User :   k
Doctor :   coz its an emergency contraceptive
User :   if she takes it now thn it will any effect?
Doctor :   now what we can suggest is: Doctor :   wait for another 10 days
User :   k
Doctor :   say till 25th of jan
Doctor :   dont take any medications during this time
Doctor :   if during this time her period returns
User :   can u brief about which kind of medications
Doctor :   then its well & good
Doctor :   otherwise she has to undergo urine pregnancy test
Doctor :   to ascertain the reasons
User :   shall we consult to doc regarding tht
Doctor :   well in any case u have to wait for at least 10 days
User :   k
Doctor :   there can be many reasons for the missed periods
User :   is there any other way out..i mean any medicine u can suggest or tell to return the periods or to increase the chances in these 10 days
Doctor :   A menstrual period is considered late if it is 5 or more days overdue according to the usual pattern of periods. A period is considered missed if there is no menstrual flow for 6 or more weeks.
User :   k
Doctor :   so in any case u have to wait
User :   suppose it do not comes than wat need to be done
Doctor :   do the pregnancy test with the home kit
Doctor :   quite simple
User :   wats the name of the kit
Doctor :   pregcolor
Doctor :   there r others
User :   likje
User :   like
Doctor :   Some of the popular pregnancy tests include First Response, One-Step, Advance, E.P.T, Answer, Fact Plus, Clearblue Easy, Confirm, and Conceive. Most of these tests are very good and are equally effective.
Doctor :   k
User :   k..& wat if it comes out to be +ve & we dont wnt it
Doctor :   well if its +ve then u have to think other options
User :   like
Doctor :   since ur not married u have to opt for the abortion
Doctor :   rite
User :   ya
Doctor :   well but we feel just wait for 10 days
Doctor :   dont get impatient
User :   we wil be getting maried by the end of this yr
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   so may be her period returns
User :   can the abortion be performed at home..i mean through medicines or hav to visit doc
Doctor :   well in that case u have to visit a gynec
User :   k
Doctor :   it can be medicines or surgical in 1st 3 months
Doctor :   its quite easy in good centres
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   can u suggest the same in pune
Doctor :   well
Doctor :   u can try in
Doctor :   hosp
Doctor :   apollo
Doctor :   but wait for 10 days
User :   thy require any documentation
Doctor :   do the test
Doctor :   no
User :   & can also also consult the other private prationers
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   u can find them from the yellow pages
User :   oki
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   no doctor thanks..if i would any thing to ask i would login again
Doctor :   yeah sure
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   k
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form
User :   ya
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User :   ok bye
Doctor :   bye
Doctor :   c u later
User :   bye
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