Unprotected sex is the act of having sexual intercourse without using protection in the form of a condom. It is considered unsafe due to the risk of transmission of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) it carries.
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Query: Hi doctor, I had sex and took a pill after two days. Again in a gap of three days had sex and took an I-pill. 10 days later, I had periods, and after that, I have not bled since then. I took three home pregnancy tests which showed negative. What could be the reason? I am on regular Thyronorm 62.5 fo... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. One thing is clear that the pregnancy test is negative. Also, you took the pill well in time and also got the withdrawal bleeding. We will have to investigate the reason for not getting periods. Get an ultrasound pelvis done. There can be ovarian cyst a... Read Full »
Query: Hi doctor, I am on the pill Lo Loestrin, but I have not been consistently taking it. My last period was on the 25th of last month and my average cycle is around 28 days. My husband and I had unprotected sex on 5th and 6th. I noticed some dark brown discharge on my underwear. When I wiped, it was mix... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The spotting that you are experiencing is probably you have not taken the pill regularly and withdrawal due to that. You had unprotected sex on day 11 and spotting on day 16. I do not think it is implantation bleeding. However, if you are keen to know whether you ... Read Full »
Query: Hi doctor, My periods started 14 days before and I had sex eight days back. Should I take pills after unsafe sex? If yes, what is the procedure to take I-pill? Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. According to your cycle, it is the seventh day of your menstrual cycle and considered to be safe. If you have a regular 28 day cycle, then ovulation is less likely on day seven. But, if your cycles are irregular then it is difficult to predict the exact day of ovulation ... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I had unprotected sex with my partner a week ago. He did not ejaculate inside me. But, I had still taken an I-pill after about two to three hours of having sex. I still have not got my periods. What should I do? Am I pregnant? Should I wait for some more days? My periods were due a we... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Yes, it is better to wait for about one week. If your pregnancy test is also negative then there is no need to worry as you have taken precaution well in time. The medicine for postponing can also delay your periods and more dose after taking emergency contrace... Read Full »