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Pregnancy is the period from the formation of an embryo in a female womb till childbirth. It is also called gestation period, and it usually lasts for 40 weeks from the last menstrual period. The symptoms of pregnancy include missed periods, nausea, vomiting, implantation bleeding, and breast tenderness.

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My girlfriend has abdominal pain after taking the pill. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, My girlfriend, a 20-year-old virgin female, and I had sex, but no intercourse was made as it was our first time. I ejaculated outside of her. For the safe side, she took the i-pill within two hours. Later on the 7th day, she started having pain in her lower abdomen and saw a drop of bl...  Read Full »

Dr. Sathawane Aparna Mulchand

Answer: Hello, Welcome to If there was no intercourse, then there was no need to take an i-pill. The bleeding after taking the i-pill was due to its withdrawal effects. There are no chances of pregnancy.   Read Full »

Should I take an I-pill if there is ejaculation near the anus?

Query: Hello doctor, I delivered a baby five weeks back. It was a normal delivery with episiotomy. My wound has healed now. My husband and I have not resumed our sexual relationship as we are waiting for six weeks period completion as advised by the gynecologist. But last night, he was hugging me naked fr...  Read Full »

Dr. Sathawane Aparna Mulchand

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Although, there are very fewer chances of pregnancy, you can go for a copper-T insertion as contraception.   Read Full »

Is bleeding at 6 weeks of pregnancy occur due to uterus expansion?

Query: Hello doctor, I am almost 6 weeks pregnant and today I saw a bit bleed when I wipe it with a tissue paper. FET was done 20 days after my LMP. Three embryos were transferred (blastocyst). My hCG taken between two consecutive days was 494, 886 and 2597 respectively. Is small amount of bleed normal? ...  Read Full »

Dr. Sathawane Aparna Mulchand

Answer: Hi, Welcome to It could be implantation bleeding. If you are taking any blood thinner like low molecular weight Heparin, Ecosprin then stop immediately. Also inform the hospital where you are taking treatment, so that additional progesterone and hCG support can be added to avoid abort...  Read Full »

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