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<br>Had unprotected sex after and during the periods, took I-pill. Time to start birth controls?<br>

hello sir...i am married since 4 feb this year...n i had sex with my husband from 5 th onwards daiily....but i had my periods on from 4th to 7th feb n we had not taken any precaution coz of d periods...but after that we had sex without protection and now yesterday i had taken an emergency i pill ....i want to ask when can i start mala d...because i am worried about the few days that we had sex unprotected...and what about the effectiveness of i pill i had taken yesterday...plz suggest,,,thank you...
Asked On : Mon, 25 Feb 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thanks for your query.
The I pill is more than 95 % effective if taken within 24 hours of unprotected intercourse.
So you should be safely protected as long as you did not take the pills AFTER ovulation had occurred, because then, they are not effective.
You should wait for your next period.
Mala D can be started on the 1st or 2nd day of the periods.
Take care
Answered: Sun, 1 Sep 2013
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