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Procedure to avoid pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Average Posted in: Pregnancy
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I need to enquire about any procedure to avoid accidental pregnancy?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
Doctor :   one can take ipill if had intercourse within 72
User :   Age : 30 , Gender : Female Occupation : service , Location: Bangalore, Married, Dependent: No.
User :   the time is beyond 72 hours.
Doctor :   then do a urine pregnancy test first day after the missed period
Doctor :   if positive u need to consult a gynecologist
Doctor :   and go in for MTP
Doctor :   as per the gynecologist suggestion
User :   the period of my wife is on 19th every month which she missed this time.
Doctor :   ok
User :   pregnancy test is weakly positive.
Doctor :   delay of 3-6 days is fine
Doctor :   it may be due to stress
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   get a test done in lab or visit a gynecologist
Doctor :   in that case
Doctor :   she can take oral contraceptive pills or one of u can use condom to prevent pregnancy
User :   that would be a future precaution.
Doctor :   yes
User :   surely, I would be visiting the gynae but just need to know if this can be stopped by any kind of pills?
User :   or it requires some surgery?
Doctor :   like i said u before ipill is one option u have
Doctor :   if taken within 72 hours
Doctor :   but it cannot be sure of 100 % success in preventing
Doctor :   still pregnancy can occur
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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