Morning After Pill
emergency birth control medication can be used to prevent pregnancy
This is available as the “Plan B” contraceptive kit. You can buy Plan B "behind the counter"
from your pharmacist, without a prescription.
should be taken less than 3 days (72 hours) after intercourse,
Do not take this if you are already pregnant.
You can take both pills at once (with Gravol), or you
pill with one Gravol right away, then 1 more pill, with a
Gravol, in 12
Gravol pills can be bought over the counter at the pharmacy.
vomiting, stomach pain or a headache can occur.
Some women will have spotting after taking the pills.
Your next period may be heavier than usual.
How well does it work? The risk of getting pregnant if you have intercourse without birth control, around ovulation, is about 20%. If you take the Morning After Pill, the risk of pregnancy is reduced by about 89%. If you miss your next period, you should do a pregnancy test.
Please use condoms, and make an appointment to talk about birth control.
you have any other questions about this, please ask me.