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03 Sep 2007

Emergency contraception

A friend of mine is taking emergency contraception for the 3rd time in 3 weeks (i.e. 8 aug, 14 Aug and 1 Sept). All happened due to a burst condom. . Is this acceptable?I'm worried becasue this might affect her health. My friend is 36 years old and has no kids
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01 Jan 0001

It is likely to upset her cycle and will not protect against pregnancy if taken so frequently.

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