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Last Updated: 4 years ago• Featured Tip
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MBBS, MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, DNB...read more

Gynaecologist•Gurgaon
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As a gynaecologist, something that I really hate doing is medical termination of pregnancy. After all, I wanted to be a doctor to save lives, not to take one. Couples, at times unmarried young girls, come with unwanted pregnancies asking for medical help for termination of the same. I do understand how stressful the situation is and the associated confusion, worry and guilt.

According to the first national study of the incidence of abortion and unintended pregnancy in India, an estimate...more
Last Updated: 5 years ago • Featured Quiz
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Gynaecologist•Mumbai
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Today s birth control pills are different from the ones that were in vogue during the 60s when they were first introduced into the market. True or false? Take this quiz to know more.
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Last Updated: 5 years ago• Featured Tip
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MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Gynaecologist•Delhi
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Emergency is helpful in preventing pregnancies post unprotected sexual activity. It can be used in case of contraceptive failure, in case of sexual assault, incorrect use of contraceptives and unprotected sex.

Emergency contraception can be done by three methods. These are emergency contraceptive pills, combined oral contraceptive pills and copper intrauterine devices.

The copper IUD is considered to be one of the most effective forms of emergency contraception, when it is inse...more
Last Updated: 5 years ago• Featured Tip
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Ayurvedic Doctor•Lakhimpur Kheri
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कंडोम (या कॉन्डोम) का इस्तेमाल संतति नियमन के लिए किया जाता है. दरअसल ये पुरुषों के लिए गर्भनिरोधक का एक रूप होने के साथ ही यौन संक्रामक संक्रमण (एसटीआई) से सुरक्षा प्रदान करने का काम भी करता है. इसका सबसे बड़ा प्लस पॉइंट ये है कि ये बहुत ही सस्ता होता है, इसे इस्तेमाल करना बहुत आसान होने के साथ ही इसके उपयोग से कोई नुकसान भी नहीं होता है. इन सब वजहों से सुरक्षित यौन जीवन के लिए शायद ही कंडोम से बेहतर कोई साधन है. लेकिन जाहीर है कि हर चीज के इस्तेमाल में कुछ नुकसान भी होते हैं. आइए इस लेख के माध्...more
Last Updated: 5 years ago• Featured Tip
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Gynaecologist•Mumbai
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If you ve had unprotected sex, that is, sex without using contraception, or think your contraception might have failed, you can use emergency contraception. There are different types of emergency contraception.

The emergency intrauterine device (IUD).
An emergency contraceptive pill with the active ingredient ulipristal acetate (UPA).
An emergency contraceptive pill with the hormone levonorgestrel. There are different brands.
Emergency contraception can be very effective, bu...more
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Gynaecologist•Kolkata
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Why you are worrying if you are having your periods each month. Often after emergency contraceptive pills periods are irregular for few months. Everything will be fine soon.
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Last Updated: 5 years ago • Featured Quiz
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MBBS, MS, Ph.D, FPSM, DRM, DMRD, DGLS, C...read more

Sexologist•Bangalore
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There are no emergency contraceptives. True or false. Take this quiz to know now!
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Asked for female, 19 years old from Chandigarh
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MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FCPS, DG...read more

Gynaecologist•Mumbai
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Once you get your period no need to take unwanted 72 like tablets.
But as you have taken - After taking the high hormonal emergency pill one gets withdrawal bleeding 5 to 10 days later, and then a new cycle starts.- NEW COUNTING.
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Asked for female, 25 years old from Varanasi
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MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FCPS, DG...read more

Gynaecologist•Mumbai
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If withdrawal bleeding is doubtful- better to do blood test serum HCG-Beta.
If bleeding is more or continues for many days- meet Gynecologist
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Asked for female, 29 years old from Dehradun
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BHMS, MD - Homeopathy

Homeopathy Doctor•Vadodara
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Wait and watch. These are side effects of the hormonal pills. Let them run its course. If it lasts too long then better take homoeopathic treatment.
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Asked for female, 19 years old from Mumbai
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MD Consultant Pathologist, CCEBDM Diabet...read more

Sexologist•Sri Ganganagar
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There is no chances of pregnancy as it was fully safe day. You have disturbed your mc by ipill effects.
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Asked for female, 19 years old from Dehradun
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MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FCPS, DG...read more

Gynaecologist•Mumbai
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After taking the high hormonal emergency pill one gets withdrawal bleeding 5 to 10 days later, and then a new cycle starts.- new counting.
Presence of withdrawal bleeding means no pregnancy by sex prior to it.
If this does not happen as well as the period is missed then do a pregnancy test.(doubtful withdrawal bleeding should be put in this group)
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Asked for female, 23 years old from Ghaziabad
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Ayurvedic Doctor•Zirakpur
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Simply wait and get pregnancy test done twice. Alternatively meet gynae doctor nearby. Or talk by booking the call for professional advise. Talk on monday.
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