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Delayed period, dizziness, vomiting, nausea. Had taken nordette post unprotected sex. Pregnant?

Hi doctors. Im 20 years old and may girfriend is also 20. My girlfriend and i had unprotected sex in her 15th day cycle (on her ovulation period,Dec 27) then i told her to take nordette as an ECP, she took 4tablet of it 16hours after the deed and another 4 tablet. She experience dizziness, vomitting and nausea. Now she is 9 days delayed (expected period is jan 9 she is regular btw). Do you think she s pregnant? thanks alot doctors.
Asked On : Fri, 18 Jan 2013
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Thanks for the query.

Emergency contraceptive is almost 98% effective. Her chances of pregnancy is minimum.
However to be more sure, i recommend her to get a urine pregnancy test done.
If it is negative, other causes of missed periods like stress, emotional disturbances, weight loss/gain, thyroid problem needs to be ruled out.
She needs to consult the Gynecologist for the same.
Hope this helps.
Dr Nilofer
Answered: Sat, 9 Mar 2013
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