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Took postinor 2 pills after unprotected sex, terrible headache and bleeding. Any side effects ?

hi doc, I had my period last jan 31 to feb 3 and hereafter, onthe 5th of feb, I had an unprotected sex with my bf. and on feb 6, i took a postinor 2 pills and followed by after 12 hours the second pill. and today only I felt sicky and a terrible headache and blood came out. I dont know what is happening. is this the side effect of takingit after 7 days of taking the postinor 2? I am expecting my another cycle on either 28 of Feb or ist week of March. Please advise
Asked On : Fri, 15 Feb 2013
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The headache, nausea and the mild bleeding that you are having are all the side effects of the emergency contraceptive that you have taken. Such high dose hormonal pills can cause these symptoms which will subside in next few days.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,
Answered: Tue, 22 Oct 2013
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