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How long does Femiplan shots take to show effect?

hi, my name is kevin, i would like my partner to have a femiplan injection for three months, her ovulation starts today. how long does the injection starts to function and gives me assurance she wont get pregnant when i have sex with her during her ovulation period? i am planning to give her the injection on friday 9th
Wed, 12 Jun 2019
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Hello,

Femiplan is safe and the failure rate is low.
However, you can use a backup method in the first cycle.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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How long does Femiplan shots take to show effect?

Hello, Femiplan is safe and the failure rate is low. However, you can use a backup method in the first cycle. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician