Home
About Us
Abortion Services
Pregnancy Tests
Morning After Pill
Birth Control
The Diaphragm
The IUD
The Mini Pill
The Pill
The Shot
Tubal Ligation
Essure
Essure
PRIVATE (VIP) ABORTION
Gynecology Services
Locations
FAQs
Patient Reviews
Contact Us
 
ABORTIONS
Call - 800-370-0049
www.FloridaAbortion.com
Female physicians (Board Eligible and Certified) available
THE MORNING-AFTER PILL
 

The Morning-After Pill (emergency contraception)

Abortion Clinic RU486 What is "the Morning-after Pill"?
Abortion Clinic RU486 How does the Morning-after Pill work?
Abortion Clinic RU486 How effective is the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486 Am I a good candidate for the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486 Are there any reasons why I shouldn't use the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486 What are the most common side effects of the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486 What are the benefits of the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486 How do I take the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486 When can I start birth control after taking the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486

Does the morning-after pill cause birth defects if it fails and I do get pregnant?

Abortion Clinic RU486

Does the morning-after pill cause infertility?

 
What are the most common side effects of the Morning-after Pill?
 
Abortion Clinic RU486 irregular bleeding
 

Women using the morning-after pill may experience a change in their next period.  It may come early, on time, or be late.  Most women will get their period 7 to 9 days after treatment.  If your period has not occurred by 21 days after treatment, you should repeat a pregnancy test.

Abortion Clinic RU486 nausea
 

Half of women using this method will experience nausea and some will have vomiting.  Take the morning-after pill with food to minimize this side effect.  When vomiting occurs due to the morning-after pill it probably indicates that enough hormone has reached the blood stream to have its desired effect.  There is no need to repeat the dose.

Abortion Clinic RU486 ectopic pregnancy
  If the morning-after pill fails to prevent pregnancy, there is an increased chance it is a tubal pregnancy.
Abortion Clinic RU486 other
 

Common side effects include breast tenderness, fatigue, headache, abdominal pain, and dizziness.  Since the morning-after pill is a short-term treatment, these symptoms should resolve shortly after you complete the two doses.

 
 
What are the benefits of the Morning-after Pill?
Abortion Clinic RU486 offers a second chance if you have had unprotected or inadequately protected sex
Abortion Clinic RU486 no increased risk for birth defects if taken by a woman already pregnant or the method fails
Abortion Clinic RU486 not dangerous to use several times; however, you should not count on the morning-after pill as ongoing contraception because they are not as effective as other forms of birth control.  It is intended for one-time emergency protection
 
 
How do I take the Morning-after Pill?

The morning-after pill is provided in 2 doses.  Take the first dose within 72 hours of unprotected sex, followed by the second dose 12 hours later.  Use a back-up method until your next period.  Do NOT have unprotected sex after treatment.  Your next period may be early, on time, or late.  If your period does not come within 21 days of treatment, you may be pregnant and you should repeat a pregnancy test.

 
 
When can I start birth control after taking the Morning-after Pill?
You should start using a method such as condoms immediately after you start the morning-after pill.  If you desire to start a hormonal form of birth control, such as the pill or the shot, the best time to start is when your have your period.
 
 
Does the morning-after pill cause birth defects if it fails and I do get pregnant?
There is no increased risk of birth defects if you take the morning-after pill and still become pregnant or even if you are pregnant when you take it.  We will give you a pregnancy test before dispensing it to you, mostly because this the method will not be effective if you are already pregnant.
 
 
Does the morning-after pill cause infertility?   
There is no effect on your future chances of getting pregnant.  Your fertility returns after your next period.
back to the top

please view terms of site use & Privacy Statement for copyright questions.
abortions are legal for women of all ages and no parental or spousal consent is required.

Our Centers are licensed by the State of Florida.

inquiries about this site contact webmaster@floridaabortion.com

site map

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Abortion Clinic RU486