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21 Dec 2004

Morning after
when should one take a morning after pill? How does it work?
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The MAP should be taken as soon as possible after unprotected intercourse, but within 72 hours. Depending on the tablet that you are using (Norlevo or E-Gen-C) One (norlevo) or Two (e-gen-c) should be taken and the other on/two tablets twelve hours later. Take it after a meal to prevent nausea.
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