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By when should emergency pill taken after having unprotected sex ?

could i drink emergency pill to avoid pregnancy by tomorrow? i had unprotected sex yesterday morning, then i will drink emergency pill within 72 hours after unprotected sex, is it safe?
Fri, 13 Jan 2012
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Yes. The emergency pill Levonorgestrel may be consumed within 72 hours keeping in mind there may be mild bleeding after 2-3 days. Avoid frequent usage of this drug because it has bad effects on your cycle and your general heath. Use a condom or be on the combined pill.
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it is safe for one or two times only dont use it as a contraceptive. one thing keep in mind something which is bracking normal function of body means it is acting against boby ruls so it may be dengerous some times.Dont use it frequently.
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