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Unwanted pregnancy. Raw papaya consumed. Suggestions?

hi ...
my sis in law ...she s about one month pregnant...and though she has one baby already of one year,
she wants to avoid this pregnancy..she has consumed unripe papaya too,, but still she got preg..

so i need your suggestion to help out her...
is she can have again unripe papaya or she needs to consult the doctor

thank you..
Mon, 27 May 2013
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Hi.
Thanks for using healthcare magic.

I have gone through your available history.

Unripe papaya is not proved contraceptive or abortive agent. It may or may not help either to prevent or abort pregnancy.

She must consult gynecologist for evaluation and management.

If she does not want pregnancy then she should use acceptable method of contraception like barrior or contraceptive pills or contraceptive device. Your doctor will evaluate and can advise which method suits you most.

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