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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Plan B.

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Condition: Postcoital Contraception
7/26/2014 12:46:07 AM

Reviewer: BeccaLoulouC, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had had sex with my boyfriend a while back, maybe two weeks ago and according to my period tracker calendar I was fertile and we had forgotten to use any form of birth control. I started panicking. The same day-ish, we had intercourse that morning. So it might've been ten to twenty hours at the most, I got the pill and I took it. Every seemed sort of fine, when all of a sudden a week later ( ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
7/23/2014 10:09:20 PM

Reviewer: Meredith , 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am 18. Had unprotected sex. It worked the first time. I started sweating and getting chills. Almost fainted and threw up the day after I took it. I also began to look super pale according to other people. It worked. My period came a day late. I have taken it a second time because the condom broke this time. I am now experiencing period like cramps , tiredness and gas. It is not time for my perio ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
7/20/2014 1:38:10 AM

Reviewer: Reviewer72, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Got the Plan B less than 24 hours after having unprotected sex. Look for an online coupon, I found one for $10 off, came out to $42 (I would have bought a generic brand but that was all sold out, lots of "oopsies" the night before I guess). I had had just ended my period about 4 days prior to having unprotected sex I don't know if I was fertile but I wasn't taking any chances. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
2/24/2014 9:27:38 PM

Reviewer: research, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been with my boyfriend for 7 years, and our condom broke for the first time, it happens girls. But you need to know a few things. I use an app called "my days" which allows me to record the days I get my period, and provides me with the days I should refrain from having sexual activity. My ovulation week. If you have sex AFTER this week, your probability of getting pregnant are ve ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
2/2/2014 3:14:54 AM

Reviewer: sohappyitsoverwith, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My boyfriend and I had sex on a Saturday night. The condom broke and we didn't realize it until much later that night. I was completely freaking out so I made him go buy me the plan B pill. I took the pill around 13 hours after sex. I don't think I've ever been that scared in my entire life. (Way too young to have a child) After taking this pill, I got sharp stomach pains. And 3 hours ... Show Full Comment

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