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Had unprotected sex after 6 months of delivery. Having delayed periods. Chances of pregnancy? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 05-Jun-2013
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor:How are you?
User:i am fine
User:i have question
User:My wife is delevered a baby six month back with C-section
User:so my kid is around 7 month now
User:yesterday i had unprotected sex with my wife
User:so do you suggest any contraceptive pills
User:or what shall i do?
Doctor:if you do not want a baby now
Doctor:She needs to take an emergency contraceptive pill
User:i dont want now
Doctor:within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse
Doctor:Preferably within 1st 24 hours
Doctor:the chances of pregnancy exist and the next time around, it would be better if you use some form of contraception
User:and her period is not yet started?
Doctor:Thats fine
User:since last 6 month
Doctor:We can never be sure about ovulation
Doctor:Thats because she's feeding your child
User:is there any side effect of ipill?
Doctor:Since she's not having her cycles right now
Doctor:Otherwise it causes delayed or altered cycles
User:Thanks doctor
Doctor:Is there anything else I can help you with?
User:no thanks
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me
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